Oktay Kurbanov
Principal
Oktay is a key member of AQR’s Global Asset Allocation group, where he runs the portfolio management team that applies the firm’s strategies to each portfolio. He also oversees development of research and optimization software and works with other departments to streamline account management. Prior to joining AQR at its inception, Oktay was a quantitative analyst in the asset management division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. He earned an M.B.A. with concentration in finance and statistics from the Stern School of Business at New York University and a B.S. in physics and mathematics from the University of Michigan.