Roberto Vernazza – Portfolio Manager
Roberto Vernazza joined Typhon Capital Management in May 2019 as the Portfolio Manager of the Mercurio Group.
Since January 2014, Roberto has been an independent prop trader focused on the Mercurio program, first at Pyne Trading (now part of Tower Trading) and then at Vega Capital.
From January 2006 to May 2013, he was Head Trader & Partner at Quantmetrics Capital Management, a quantitative hedge fund based in London. He was responsible for the execution and risk management of trading strategies spanning a majority of liquid futures from all asset classes, spot FX, and cash equities.
From January 2004 to October 2006, Roberto was a prop trader with Pelican West in London, focusing on intraday futures strategies with an emphasis on European interest rates and equity index futures.
In 2002 Roberto graduated from the University of Cambridge with a degree in Economics. Before being hired by Pelican West, he worked a variety of temporary positions related to the trading industry, such as desk assistant on the European Equities desk at Gartmore and an accounts payable assistant at Bloomberg.