Meet the team

Find out more about our dedicated team, their background, and their vision for investments.

Facundo Rawson, MBA

Principal

Facundo is a firm Principal and Investment Advisor with over 25 years of leadership experience in asset management, corporate advisory and investment banking. Facundo was Managing Director at Genesis Capital Group LLC, a global investment and wealth management firm. Facundo sat on the Board of Directors of Worldwide Asset Management and served as the Executive Vice President. Previously Facundo was a senior trader at Santander Bank.

Education

MBA, Hult International Business School B.A., University of Buenos Aires

Hans-Jörg von Mettenheim, PhD

Director of Research

Professor Hans-Jörg von Mettenheim serves on the faculty of IPAG Business School (Paris, France), where he is currently the Chair of Quantitative Finance and Risk Management. Hans-Jörg is also the CEO of Keynum, a French Registered Investment Advisor. He serves as an Editor for the Journal of Forecasting, and he has organized the Forecasting Financial Markets Conference each year for over a decade. Hans-Jörg is also an Associate Member at the Oxford-Man Institute of Quantitative Finance (University of Oxford).

Education

Ph.D. in Economics, Leibniz University (Hanover, Germany)

Peter Lusk, Jr.

Founder, Portfolio Manager

Peter has over 25 years of Investment Management experience using systematic trading models. Peter has worked for and advised hedge funds, futures traders, and registered investment advisers including Frostmann-Leff, REFCO, Jefferies and Eco-Vest. Peter has developed both quantitative and fundamental investment strategies, many of which have outperformed their benchmarks on an absolute and risk-adjusted basis. Peter began collaborating with Hans-Jorg von Mettenheim on the first Acanto products in 2007.

Education

MBA, Columbia University M.A., Tulane University