Our investment team has the goal of delivering superior and long-lasting value for our clients. We aim at understanding the unique needs of each of our investors to see if one of our investment products can be a good fit for them.
President & Portfolio Manager
Andrea is the founder of Bluesky Capital and currently serves as the company's president and portfolio manager. In his role, he manages the day-to-day operations of the company, the investments, and the relationships with investors and stakeholders.
Prior to founding Bluesky Capital, Andrea worked as a Quant at Sauma Capital, a quantitative hedge fund based in New York. He was also advisor for Caspian Private Equity, a private equity firm in NYC. Andrea started his career as a management consultant at Ernst & Young, where he helped companies in different industries increase their profitability through business restructuring projects.
Andrea holds an M.S. in Financial Engineering from Columbia University and an M.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Rome "La Sapienza". He is a member of Mensa, "The International High IQ Society".
Investor Relations Advisor
Marcus is an investor relations advisor at Bluesky Capital. He manages relations with current and potential investors and increases the brand awareness of the company.
Prior to Bluesky capital, Marcus started his career in 2001 at Morgan Stanley, OTC Derivatives, and at Merrill Lynch, Asset Management. After business school he worked at Banco Votorantim, Brazil's largest private industrial conglomerate, as a corporate investment banker and as a placement agent structuring private equity and feeder funds for the bank's asset management division. Marcus served as the vice president of investor relations of Mare Investimentos, an oil & gas technology fund in Brazil, and consulted at Bradesco Bank to expand their asset management division to the USA.
Marcus holds a Bachelors of Science in Financial Economics from Binghamton University and a Masters in Business Administration from HEC Paris. He has also studied at NYU for Risk Management and Data Science at Columbia University.
Quantitative Researcher & Developer
Kai is a quantitative researcher and developer at Bluesky Capital. Under the supervision of Andrea, the Portfolio Manager, he conducts quantitative research to bring new and innovative investment products, and develops sophisticated trading technology required to support the execution of the company's investment products.
Previously to his current role, Kai worked as a quantitative researcher and developer at DV Trading, a proprietary trading company with offices in Chicago and New York. He started his career as a as a data analyst for ADDIDAS in China, where he conducted researched on economic data using advanced data mining and machine learning techniques.
Kai holds a M.S. in Operations Research from Columbia University, and a B.A in Finance. He passed the CFA Level I and FRM Part I exams, and earned Competent Communicator and Leader Certifications from Toastmasters International, an international nonprofit organization dedicated to excellence in communication and leadership.