Vassilios Papathanakos, Ph.D., was named INTECH’s deputy chief investment officer in November 2012 and executive vice president, deputy chief investment officer in 2014. Prior to that, he was the firm’s director of research, based in Princeton, NJ. As deputy CIO, Dr Papathanakos is jointly responsible, with Dr Adrian Banner, INTECH’s chief executive officer and chief investment officer, for the day-to-day implementation of INTECH’s investment process and trading operations. Drs Banner and Papathanakos have worked together during the past few years to implement INTECH’s investment process, research, new products and enhancements to INTECH’s process. They jointly manage INTECH’s investment team.
Before joining INTECH, Dr Papathanakos received his Ph.D. in Physics from Princeton University in November 2006 and earned a B.S. in Physics from the University of Ioannina, Greece, in July 2001. Since joining INTECH, Dr Papathanakos has presented at a number of academic and professional conferences on the market capital and trading structure, as well as portfolio construction and analysis. He has also authored and collaborated on a number of academic and popularised papers on these topics.
Henderson Global Investors merged with Janus Capital Group in May 2017.