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Dr John O'Brien

John O'Brien



Accounting and Finance ORB 3.06,O'Rahilly Building,Cork University Business School,University College Cork

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Lecturer in Finance in Cork University Business School, University College, Cork. Research interests focus on quantitative investment strategies, portfolio management and risk analysis across multiple asset classes. Prior to returning to academia, worked as a quantitative equity investment manager, with internationally recognized excellence in both the traditional (Best UK Equity Fund – Financial Times) and alternative (Best Equity Market Neutral Manager– Euromoney) sectors. Co-founder of Aphelion Capital, an alternative investment management company focused on equity market neutral funds.