Dr Chris Longworth

Dr Chris Longworth - Investment Director, GAM Systematic Cambridge


Dr Chris Longworth is an Investment Director and co-leads the GAM Systematic Cambridge team.

Since joining the firm in 2010, Chris’s focus has been on the development and enhancement of the team’s investment strategies. Chris has been heavily involved in the research and review of all aspects of the Core Macro programme since its inception in 2013. He is the author of the longest standing model traded within that programme. In addition, Chris has led the effort to incorporate novel or alternative data sources into the portfolio as well as the expansion of the team’s tradable universe into new and unconventional markets. Prior to joining GAM Systematic, Chris was part of the Machine Intelligence Laboratory at Cambridge University, where he obtained MPhil and PhD degrees. He also holds a BSc in Computer Science from Royal Holloway, University of London.

Dr Chris Longworth

My Videos

Quarterly Manager Videos

3:45 min watch

Systematic Core Macro - Dr Chris Longworth and Dr Silvia Stanescu
18 October 2021

Dr Chris Longworth and Dr Silvia Stanescu discuss the events which drove markets in Q3, their balanced view on major asset classes and the upward trend in the US dollar.

Quarterly Manager Videos

3:35 min watch

Systematic Core Macro - Dr Chris Longworth
16 July 2021

Chris Longworth highlights some sharp rallies during Q2, how systematic models react to market data and the power of diversification.