Berto Brauns

Associate Portfolio Manager

Berto Brauns is an associate portfolio manager at Salient, where he shares responsibility for the end-to-end technical management and development of quantitative investment strategies.

Prior to joining Salient in 2017, Berto worked for over eight years in Baltimore at systematic investment management firm Campbell & Company, where he had both engineering and research responsibilities in the construction of quantitative trading strategies and their technical management. Earlier in his career, Berto worked as a consultant at a leading analytics firm and at several technology startups, some of which he was the co-founder.

Berto received a bachelor’s degree in computer science, cum laude, from Duke University and a master’s degree in applied and computational mathematics from Johns Hopkins University.