Roberto Croce, Ph.D.

Managing Director, Quantitative Strategies

Roberto Croce is a managing director of quantitative strategies at Salient. He is the lead portfolio manager on Salient’s risk parity and managed futures strategies and co-portfolio manager on several other funds. In addition, Roberto and his team built Salient’s quantitative software and hardware platform from the ground up and continue researching potential strategy improvements and new products.

Prior to joining Salient in 2011, Roberto taught macroeconomics and finance at Ohio State University, published academic research and served as a research assistant to Professor Don Haurin. In 2010, Roberto interned in the Strategic Research group at the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.

Dr. Croce earned both a master’s and a doctoral degree in economics from Ohio State University and a Bachelor of Science in economics from Penn State University.