Sam Barnett, Ph.D.
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Sam has been student of investment theory and management for his entire life. Sam developed his algorithmic trading expertise studying applied and computational mathematics at Caltech, and he leads an interdisciplinary team of researchers striving to optimize the protection and growth of investor capital.
Sam has presented his research at numerous conferences, universities, and other venues, including the U.S. Capitol, and his work has been featured by Business Insider, CNBC, CNN, and other publications. He was honored to be included in Forbes Magazine's "30 Under 30" in Finance in 2014. He also holds multiple patents for neuroscience and healthcare technologies.
Sam is passionate about the firm's philanthropic mission, supporting "ambitious organizations solving unmet needs with thoughtful, long-term strategies." He serves on the board of the Alliance for Decision Education and was recognized by the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation as a Distinguished Advocate in 2017.