Leda Braga

Leda Braga headshot

Before starting Systematica Investments, Leda Braga was president and head of systematic trading at European hedge fund firm BlueCrest Capital Management. Prior to this, Braga was with Cygnifi Derivatives Services (a J.P. Morgan spin-off) since October 2001. At Cygnifi, she formed part of the management team and was head of its valuation service. Before Cygnifi, Braga spent nearly seven years at J.P. Morgan as a quantitative analyst in the derivatives research team. Her past experience includes modeling of interest-rate exotics, FX/interest-rate hybrid instruments and equity derivatives.

Braga holds a Ph.D. in engineering from Imperial College London, where she worked as a lecturer and led research projects for more than three years prior to joining J.P. Morgan.

Previous Years

  • CNBC and Institutional Investor hosted the 7th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference on September 12, 2017.

  • Delivering Alpha 2017 stage, signage

    Meet the 2017 advisory board of Delivering Alpha, which takes place on September 12, 2017 at The Pierre in New York City.

  • The stage at Delivering Alpha 2016 in New York on Sept. 13, 2016.

    CNBC and Institutional Investor hosted the 6th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference on September 13, 2016.


CNBC and Institutional Investor are pleased to host the 8th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference in New York City on July 18, 2018. Please take note of the new month for 2018. Delivering Alpha continues to be an incomparable who’s who of the investor community with leading asset manager and institutional investors offering candid views along with illustrious political and economic commentators appearing in short segments moderated by CNBC talent and II editors.

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