President, R.G. Niederhoffer Capital Management
Roy Niederhoffer graduated magna cum laude from Harvard in 1987 with a degree in Computational Neuroscience. After working for another hedge fund for 5 years, he founded R. G. Niederhoffer Capital Management, Inc. in 1993. Since then, R. G. Niederhoffer Capital Management has employed a quantitative, behavioral finance-based strategy to trade equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities to provide returns that are both valuable on a stand-alone basis and also provide significant downside protection to clients’ portfolios. Mr. Niederhoffer leads the Management Committee and brings nearly 30 years of experience in the hedge fund industry.
Mr. Niederhoffer also serves as Chairman of the Board for the New York City Opera and the Harmony Program. He is an accomplished classical and jazz pianist and resides in New York City.