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.

Education 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

Qualifications SFA (reg. representative) FINRA (7, 55, 63, arbitrator) NFA (arbitrator) Most European exchanges (trader