Alex Ypsilanti

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder



Alex Ypsilanti spearheads Quantifeed’s mission to solve the challenges of digital wealth management.

Before co-founding Quantifeed, he spent fifteen years as an investment banking research analyst. His work enabled investors to improve their risk-adjusted returns and to gain access to a wider range of market strategies and risk premia. Alex, a top ranked analyst by Institutional Investor, had a leading role in the growth of the European ETF market, hedge fund replication and the use of volatility products in portfolios.

A former managing director for Morgan Stanley and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Alex has built and led teams of derivatives and quantitative strategists in London, Tokyo and Hong Kong.

Alex holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in Information Systems Engineering and a PhD in Mathematical Finance from Imperial College, University of London.

The latest articles from Alex Ypsilanti

Digital & Technology

Are robo-advisory and other digital solutions gaining ground? A panel comprising digital experts from technology solutions and fintech innovators is unlikely to say anything other than ‘Yes’ to the overarching question of whether robo-advisory and other new apps are indeed the path ahead. But the panellists did not need to convert the audience – banks and othe....

The latest events from Alex Ypsilanti

W Hotel Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Digital Wealth Asia 2017

We were delighted to host our annual Digital Wealth event in Hong Kong.  

More than 250 CEOs, COOs, heads of technology / digital, and other senior practitioners attended – from a mix of local and international Private Banks, Retail Banks, Insurance Companies...

The latest event content from Alex Ypsilanti

Digital & Technology

The digital challenge to traditional investing Digital platforms to consolidate and automate the investment process are slowly gaining ground in Asia, but there is no ‘silver bullet’ and advisers will still play a role..