Matthew Rothman


Matthew Rothman


Matthew Rothman is currently a managing director at Goldman Sachs as well as a Senior Lecturer in Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

Matthew has held a variety of positions both in academia and industry. Prior to joining Goldman, Matthew was the global head of Quantitative Equity Research at Credit Suisse. Immediately prior to that position, Matthew was the director of Global Quantitative Macro research at Acadian Asset Management in Boston, a purely quantitative asset management firm with approximately $87 billion in assets under management. He was also the global head of quantitative research at Lehman Brothers and then Barclays Capital, post the Lehman bankruptcy. He has also held senior research positions at Sanford C. Bernstein and Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

Matthew has served on the faculty in the Economics Department at Brown University, and in the Finance Department at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University.

Matthew earned a BA in philosophy from Brown University, an MA in statistics from Columbia University, and a PhD in finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.


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