Angelo Calvello, PhD
Member, Verger Advisory Board
Co-founder, Rosetta Analytics, Inc.

Angelo is co-founder of Rosetta Analytics, Inc., a fintech startup using proprietary artificial intelligence (machine learning, deep learning, and deep reinforcement learning) to solve investment problems.

He is the “Dissident” columnist for Institutional Investor and former columnist for CIO Magazine. His column, “The Doctor Is In,” won the American Business Media’s 2016 Jesse H. Neal Award for best commentary.

Angelo has spent much of his professional career working directly with asset owners to create alpha-centric investment strategies.  He helped found and bring to market Blue Diamond Asset Management AG, a hedge fund that trades equity volatility.  Previously, he held senior positions at Man Investments Inc., State Street Global Advisors, and the CME Group, and also served as CIO of a family office in the Chicago area.  He started his investment career as an independent floor trader at the Chicago Board of Trade and the Chicago Board Options Exchange.

Angelo earned a PhD in Contemporary European Philosophy from DePaul University.  He is the author of “Environmental Alpha: Institutional Investors and Climate Change” (Wiley 2009) and founder of the Journal of Environmental Investing (   Angelo is a Trustee on a Chicago-area police pension board and a member of the Chicago Quantitative Alliance.