Centre Book Portfolio Manager
Juan Parra joined Man GLG in March 2016 to manage Centre Book which sits within Man GLG’s European and Global Long-Short strategies bringing with him approximately 15 years’ experience working in risk management and quantitative portfolio construction roles.
More recently, Juan spent four years at Balyasny Asset Management designing and implementing large scale quantitative equity portfolios for their flagship fund. Prior to this, Juan was a risk manager at Citadel responsible for identifying, measuring and managing market risk across a number of asset classes including equities, volatility arbitrage, option market making and high frequency trading. Juan has also held the role of Head of Risk in the US for Global Equity Finance and Services at Merrill Lynch.
He holds a Master of Business Administration from New York University and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering from Universidad de Los Andes in Bogota, Colombia.Download Biography