Ken D'Souza, CFA, is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager for PGIM Quantitative Solutions working within the Quantitative Equity team. He oversees the analysts on the Quantitative Equity Team and is responsible for portfolio management, analysis and research. Previously, Ken was a portfolio manager at Batterymarch utilizing a blend of quantitative, fundamental and macroeconomic insights. He has also held various roles in engineering, management and product development at Shaw Industries Group, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the CFA Society New York, and is a past president and current member of the Board of Directors of the Society of Quantitative Analysts. He has also lectured on Financial Risk Management at Columbia University. Ken earned a BS in chemical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, an MS in both management science and engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from the University of Chicago, graduating as an Amy and Richard F. Wallman Scholar.