HighVista Strategies

Chris Covington

Chris Covington

Principal

Chris is a Principal at HighVista Strategies, where he is responsible for managing our factor-based systematic equity strategies. Prior to joining HighVista Strategies, Chris was a partner, senior portfolio manager and researcher at AJO, a large quant equity manager, where he was integral in the development and launch of the global and international product suite as well as driving investment strategy and research across the firm. Before his time at AJO, Chris spent 8 years at Numeric Investors. Chris actively donates his time in the non-profit sector, most notably as treasurer of an anti-recidivism organization in Pennsylvania. Chris received a BA from Colorado College, an MS from Boston University and is a CFA® charterholder.