Sonia Spirling is the Investment Strategist for alternative solutions including managed futures, dynamic beta, long short equity, private equity, and real estate at Natixis Investment Managers. She works with the investment teams at our affiliates AlphaSimplex, AEW Capital Management, Caspian Private Equity, and Loomis, Sayles & Company to support client service and business development efforts. She helps clients and prospects understand the investment process and positioning of the strategies and the role they can play in portfolio construction.
Prior to joining the firm in 2015, Ms. Spirling worked at F-Squared Investments where she was a vice president focused on research and development for alternative products. Before that she was a consultant for S&P Capital IQ, specializing in financial modeling and product deployments for quantitative strategies. She began her investment career as a quantitative analyst and trader for Braver Wealth Management.
Ms. Spirling holds a BS in neuroscience from the University of Rochester and an MS in computational science from the State University of New York at Brockport. She is a CAIA and CFA charterholder, and a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society Boston. She also holds Series 7 and 66 licenses with FINRA.