Peter van Dooijeweert is the Head of Defensive and Tactical Alpha, focusing on delivering innovative, customised solutions to clients. Peter specialises in designing risk mitigating portfolios through the use of futures and options overlays, combined with Man Group’s diversifying discretionary and systematic strategies. Peter also partners with clients to deploy their balance sheets to invest in market dislocations at the strategy, asset class or single security level.
Previously, Peter was Head of Multi-Asset Solutions at Man Solutions. Prior to joining Man Group in June 2018, Peter was a portfolio manager at Paloma Partners between 2013 and 2017, where he was responsible for managing a global volatility portfolio and a multi-asset tail hedge protection plan. He started his career with Goldman Sachs in Tokyo in 1995 before moving on to Sorors as a volatility portfolio manager. Subsequently, he launched and managed a volatility hedge fund seeded by Tudor Investment.
Peter holds a degree in accountancy from Wake Forest University and also studied at Tokai University in Japan.