Strix Leviathan, a quantitative investment firm providing investors with actively managed exposure to the digital asset ecosystem, has appointed Matthew McBrady, PhD, as head of strategy. McBrady will advise on the firm’s trading and investment strategies and oversee future growth plans.
McBrady brings nearly 25 years of experience as an investor, academic, and economic policy advisor. As an investor, he most recently served as CIO of BlackRock’s multi-strategy hedge fund, a $1.5 billion fund he helped build and run beginning in 2014.
Prior to that, he served as Managing Director and Head of Investment Strategy and Risk Management at alternative investment advisor Silver Creek Capital Management and before that he served as a Vice President in Bain Capital’s North American Private Equity group.