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Sebastian Schäfer

Head Systematic Strategies

Sebastian Schäfer is at QCAM in charge of Systematic Alpha Strategies and has been with the company since 2019, the time at which QCAM integrated the systematic FX-/CTA-strategies previously managed by Sebastian’s Steppen Wolf Capital onto its platform.

Prior to establishing his own alternative investment companies, he was Regional Head at Man Group plc, first out of Switzerland and then out of London. Prior he was co-heading the Institutional Sales for German speaking Europe and Northern Africa at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein. He began his career at a StatArb hedge fund in Singapore, followed by activities at Merrill Lynch in the Private Client Group in Washington and Frankfurt and then in the Customized Investments Division at the Merrill Lynch Headquarters in New York City.

Sebastian Schaefer graduated from the University of Heidelberg where his field of concentration was Economics and Pharmacy.