Ernesto is a quantitative research analyst at V-Square Quantitative Management, working with the investment team on various parts of the investment process to support the research. His primary focus is on ESG risks, alternative risk premia – styles and V-Square's SQUARED Scores™, with the objective of intentionally incorporating risk factors derived from material ESG signals.
Ernesto has 4 years of experience in the financial industry, starting his career as a quantitative risk analyst at the Central Bank of Mexico. In his role, Ernesto was focused on assessing the market value and performance of the Foreign Exchange Reserves. He was then in charge of research on valuation and risk models to calibrate the system for assessing risks across asset classes. Ernesto earned a Bachelor of Science in Actuary at the Universidad Nacional de Mexico, in Mexico City and recently graduated from the University of Chicago with an MSc in Financial Mathematics.