Gontran de Quillacq
Managing Partner, Navesink International
444 River Road
Fair Haven, NJ 07704
Work: +1 (646) 844-1789
Cell: +1 (732) 533-9066
Investments and derivatives trading: Securities and derivatives (stock options, swaps, exotics...), structured products, complex financial instruments, benchmarks manipulation (Libor, FX, indices), unsavory use of derivatives (tax trading), liquidity management, statistical arbitrage and algorithmic trading, portfolio construction and risks, management fees, broker dealers, hedge funds
Supported Practice Areas: Financial fraud & litigation, commodities & securities manipulation, white-collar crime, broker-dealers, hedge funds, investigations, enforcement, whistleblowing, ADR, FINRA arbitrations
Gontran de Quillacq has over 20 years of Securities experience specializing in Portfolio Management, Derivatives & Swap Trading, Proprietary Trading and Investment Research. He has worked with top-tier banks and hedge funds in both London and New York.
Background Experience - A proprietary and derivatives trader, Mr. de Quillacq traded derivatives, from vanillas to exotics. As a portfolio manager, he researched and managed investment strategies, delivered both in hedge fund and in structured note formats. He actually initiated the distribution of investment strategies with derivatives, an activity now called 'portable alpha' and 'smart beta'. For five years, Mr. de Quillacq then ran due diligence on investments strategies and selected senior investment personnel for some of the world’s most famous and most demanding hedge funds and asset managers. In 2017, he co-founded a quantitative fund deploying the latest machine learning techniques in global long/short equities. He is now a portfolio manager and a quantitative researcher for a volatility arbitrage fund.
Mr. de Quillacq's services are available to attorneys representing plaintiff and defendant and include written reports, deposition, arbitration, mediation, and trial testimony as needed.
Lycee Faidherbe, CPGE, 1989
Ecole d'Application du Train, Lieutenant, 1991
ENS Lyon, MS Theoretical Physics, 1992
Sup'Elec, PhD Classes, 1993
HEC, MS Management, 1995
SFA (reg. representative)
FINRA (7, 55, 63, arbitrator)
Most European exchanges (trader