Adia hires three to join its growing supergroup of quants

Alexandre Antonov, Adil Reghai and Andrey Itkin join unit at world’s third-largest wealth fund

Adia headquarters
Adia headquarters in Abu Dhabi

The quant unit at the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority – conceived to be a kind of Bell Labs for financial research and already home to some of the best-known figures in finance – has added three new members.

Alexander Antonov has left Danske Bank and is preparing to move to the Gulf to join Adia as quantitative research and development lead on September 1.

Alexander Antonov

Adil Reghai, head of quant research for equity derivatives and commodities at Natixis in Paris, will join on September 5

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