Investor profile: Deepak Gurnani, head of hedge funds at Investcorp

Research coupled with innovation


Deepak Gurnani relishes solving complex problems. This trait has served him well in his role as head of hedge funds at Investcorp.For much of the past decade Gurnani and his team have been engaged in a project to systematically analyse and uncover the drivers of risk and return in hedge funds. The results of this are at the heart of Investcorp’s investment and risk management process.Investcorp has an unusual history in the alternative investment business. It was established in 198