Nigel Da Costa Lewis
Nigel D. Lewis has been a quant on a trading floor, a chief risk officer and a managing director of a US$100 billion portfolio, as well as having taught economics and statistics at university. He has written five books on investment risk and published numerous journal articles, and his most recent work has appeared in the Journal of Investing, Journal of Wealth Management and the journal Pensions. An international speaker, Nigel’s innovative, original and insightful keynote talks on investment risk have been presented at the Pension Review Board, the Financial Planning Association, the Financial Services Professionals Association, the Texas Association of Public Employee Retirement Systems and for numerous other business and financial organisations. A great advocate of servant leadership, he remains very active in the investment industry. Among his many roles, Nigel is a member of the technical advisory board of the Investment Management Consultants Association, helping design a risk-based curriculum for their 10,000 members. He obtained his PhD from the University of Cambridge and now spends his time writing, speaking and consulting on all things risk out of his homestead in the hill country of Texas.