Eben van Wyk
Portfolio Manager and Head of Research,
Eben is a portfolio manager at Aware Super – a $90bn asset owner – where he helps to build and manage active and customised systematic equities portfolios, using data science methods for active stock selection, risk modelling and portfolio optimisation.
He makes use of machine learning models to predict uncertainties within the stock market, as well as models that help predict their superannuation member behaviours.
Previously Eben filled a variety of roles within funds management, trading and research in Sydney and London, including as regional head of quantitative research at CIMB and Royal Bank of Scotland; as quantitative proprietary trader at ABN AMRO Bank; and as a research analyst at Barclays Global Investors.