Director of Quantitative Analytics
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Soros Fund Management, Epoch Investment Partners, Federated Global Investment Management, SAS Institute
Kenneth Hightower joined East Rock Capital in 2020. Mr. Hightower was previously a Senior Equity Risk Manager at Soros Fund Management. Prior to Soros, he was Director of Quantitative Research at Epoch Investment Partners. Ken graduated from the University of North Carolina with a Ph.D. in Economics and an A.B. in Mathematics and Economics. Ken is the current Past-President of the Society of Quantitative Analysts and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.