Adrian Banner, PhD, is chief executive officer and chief investment officer at Intech. Dr. Banner was named chief executive officer in November 2012 and concurrently is the firm’s chief investment officer, a position he has held since January 2012.
Dr. Banner joined Intech in August 2002 and since that time has been an integral part of the firm’s Princeton-based research team. In 2009, he was named the firm’s co-chief investment officer. Dr. Banner has extensive knowledge of Intech’s trading systems, optimization programs and research initiatives, both on an operational and theoretical basis and has held various roles as part of Intech’s Princeton research team prior to being named CIO and subsequently CEO.
Dr. Banner earned his Doctor of Philosophy in mathematics from Princeton University and his Master of Science and Bachelor of Science, also in mathematics, from the University of New South Wales, Australia. Dr. Banner has lectured on the stability of market capitalization and low volatility
equity portfolios at a number of academic and professional conferences and has authored several scholarly papers on Stochastic Portfolio Theory. His book titled “The Calculus Lifesaver” has been praised for being “one of the clearest mathematics texts” and “an indispensable volume for any student seeking to master calculus.”