Jamey Thompson is a Managing Director of the Hedge Fund Solutions Group where he is active in the creation and management of a systematic strategy platform.
Prior to joining Blackstone in 2015, Mr. Thompson was the Co-Head of the Credit Group at Citadel, LLC where he led a team managing strategies in corporate credit securities and derivatives and served on the firm’s Portfolio Committee. Before joining Citadel, he was a structured credit trader at King Street Capital Management in New York where he was a member of the firm’s Risk Committee.
Mr. Thompson received a BS in Systems Engineering from the University of Virginia and an MA and PhD in Operations Research and Financial Engineering from Princeton University. Mr. Thompson is also an Adjunct Professor in the Systems and Information Engineering Department at the University of Virginia where he teaches courses on financial engineering and data science.