Kathryn Kaminski


Kathryn M. Kaminski, PhD, is a visiting professor in industrial engineering and management at KTH, affili- ated faculty at the Stockholm School of Economics, and a senior lecturer at MIT Sloan. Kathryn earned her PhD at the MIT Sloan School of Management. Her areas of research include: portfolio management, asset allocation, behavioral finance, and alternative investments. Kathryn lectures on derivatives, hedge funds, behavioral finance, and financial management.

In 2011/2012, she was voted Teacher of the Year at SSE as well as being a 100 Women in Hedge Funds, CAIA Scholar. Previously, Kathryn was the CIO and Founder of Alpha K Capital LLC. Kathryn was also a Senior Investment Analyst at RPM, a fund of hedge funds in Managed Futures. She also has quant experience in both emerging fixed-income and credit markets.

Kathryn is a featured contributor for the CME Market Education Group. Kathryn currently serves as an advisor for two hedge funds including Flyberry Capital, a newly launched Big-Data MIT/Harvard based hedge fund.