Brian Chingono

Partner Verdad Advisers

Before joining Verdad, Brian worked at Dimensional Fund Advisors and Credit Suisse. Brian earned an MBA with honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business where he concentrated in finance, statistics, and econometrics. As a graduate student, Brian co-authored two research papers related to Verdad’s investment strategy: Leveraged Small Value Equities and Forecasting Debt Paydown Among Leveraged Equities. He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard where he concentrated in government with economics as a secondary field. Brian grew up in Harare, Zimbabwe and he lives with his wife in Brooklyn, New York.

Conference Day One: June 30 2020

Tuesday, June 30th, 2020

2:15 PM Elements of Quantamental investing

- Improving predictive accuracy by employing multiple models in your security selection process
- Choosing the right tool for the right job; how to apply ML in a way that supplements linear models 
- Applying the principals of comparative advantage to identify task best handled by humans vs machines