Joshua Packwood is co-founder of a stealth startup focused on special situations structured credit. Josh was most recently a portfolio manager at Point72. Previously, he co-founded a hedge fund and managed a hybrid fundamental-quantitative strategy that generated audited annualized returns of 27%. Before that, he worked in Citadel’s Global Equities Division. He started his career in Goldman Sachs’ Special Situations Group. As a masters in statistics student at Columbia University, he has completed graduate coursework in statistics and data science. He studied economics at Morehouse College where he graduated as valedictorian and a Rhodes and Marshall Scholar finalist.
· How to reliably build a data strategy from scratch
· Defining your data strategy and investing in the infrastructural elements to support it
· Building models to optimize and predict investment outcomes