Nancy Davis is the Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Quadratic Capital Management. Ms. Davis founded Quadratic Capital Management in 2013. Ms. Davis began her career at Goldman Sachs where she spent ten years, seven in the proprietary trading group. In 2003, Ms. Davis became Head of Credit, Derivatives, and OTC Trading for Goldman’s proprietary group. During her time at Goldman, she managed one of the largest buy side option portfolios. Ms. Davis left Goldman in January 2008 to join Highbridge as a Portfolio Manager. At Highbridge, Ms. Davis managed $500 million of capital in her derivatives-only portfolio. Prior to founding Quadratic, she served as the Director of Derivatives across asset classes at Alliance Bernstein.
Ms. Davis writes and speaks frequently about financial topics and world markets. She has been published in Financial News, Absolute Return and Institutional Investor and has contributed papers to two books. She has been interviewed by The Economist, The Financial Times, New York Magazine and Le Figaro. Ms. Davis is a board member of the International Partners Committee and was a keynote speaker in China at the Asset Management Association’s annual conference. Ms. Davis has appeared on CNBC, Reuters, Sina, Bloomberg and MSNBC. In 2014, Nancy was selected by Institutional Investor as a Rising Star of Hedge Funds and recognized by The Hedge Fund Journal as one of “Tomorrow’s Titans.” Ms. Davis holds a B.A. magna cum laude in Economics from George Washington University where she was a recipient of the Presidential Academic Scholarship.
Ms. Davis holds a B.A. magna cum laude in Economics from George Washington University where she was a recipient of the Presidential Academic Scholarship.