Fernando Walter Lolo specializes in Alternative Investments and Global-Macro strategies. He is the original Founder of Directional Alpha and has 20+ years of global track record in finance. He focuses his businesses on unconventional/unorthodox approaches, as part of a difficult built-up rethought process of traditional/conventional methods.
He focuses on volatility, tail risks, and world-macro financial events, and he was also an active angel investor only in high-impact selective deals. He has advised on international finance, FSB – Financial Stability Board, and G-20 high-profile related issues at the Ministry of Economy and Finance of Argentina. Prior to that, he worked in Global Alternative Investments for 10+ years at the World Bank Group in Washington, DC. Before that, he worked in Quantitative Finance, Corporate Finance, and Risk Management in Latin America (LATAM). Fernando refined his specializations at Ivy-leagues by focusing on Investments, Fundraising, Investor Psychology-Risk Profiles, Global-Macro & Prop Trading, and Geopolitical International Finance.
He holds an MBA, a Master in Finance, and Post-graduate Degrees in Financial Engineering & Quantitative Finance from Harvard University, Columbia University, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, Universidad de Buenos Aires, and Johns Hopkins University. In addition, he is a Certified Public Accountant (Argentina) and holds the CAIA designation (Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst) from CAIA Association. During his career, Fernando worked in the US, Emerging Markets (LATAM), and Europe.