Ashwin Alankar

Co-Chief Investment Officer, Tail Risk Parity, and Senior Portfolio Manager—Quantitative Investment Strategies
Ashwin Alankar is the Co-Chief Investment Officer of AllianceBernstein’s Tail Risk Parity products and a Senior Portfolio Manager and Senior Vice President focusing on the firm’s systematic multi-asset-class alternative investment efforts. Prior to joining the firm in 2010, he spent seven years at Platinum Grove Asset Management, where he was a partner and portfolio manager responsible for equity trading and research. Alankar holds a BS in mathematics and chemical engineering and an MS in chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a PhD in finance from the University of California, Berkeley, where he was a NASDAQ Fellow of Finance. Location: New York