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Ajay Zutshi, Ph.D.

Head of Structured Equities

Ajay Zutshi, Ph.D., is the Head of Structured Equities.  In this capacity, Mr. Zutshi is the Portfolio Manager for the firm’s Quantitative Long/Short and U.S. Mid-Cap strategies. 

Prior to joining DuPont Capital in 2008, Mr. Zutshi was the Director of Active Quantitative Equity Research at Deutsche Asset Management, a Senior Portfolio Manager at Northern Trust Global Investments, a Portfolio Manager at Franklin Portfolio Associates, and the Director of International Research at Martingale Asset Management.  Mr. Zutshi joined the financial services industry in 1991.

Mr. Zutshi holds a Ph.D. from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University, an M.B.A. in Finance from the University of Oklahoma, and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology & Science.  He is a member of the Chicago Quantitative Alliance and the New York Society of Quantitative Analysts.