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Gary Antonacci has over 35 years’ experience as an investment professional focusing on underexploited investment opportunities. His innovative research on momentum investing was the first place winner in 2012 and the second place winner in 2011 of the prestigious Wagner Awards for Advances in Active Investment Management given annually by the National Association of Active Investment Managers (NAAIM).
Gary is author of the award-winning book, Dual Momentum Investing: An Innovative Approach for Higher Returns with Lower Risk. His research introduced the investment world to dual momentum, which combines relative strength price momentum with trend following absolute momentum. He is recognized as a foremost authority on the practical applications of momentum investing.
Gary received his MBA degree from the Harvard Business School. He serves as a consultant and public speaker on asset allocation, portfolio construction, and advanced momentum strategies. You can learn more about Gary and dual momentum investing at http://optimalmomentum.com
Wesley R. Gray, Ph.D., is CEO, co-CIO, founder and executive managing member of Alpha Architect, a quantitative asset management and consulting firm based in the suburbs of Philadelphia, PA. After serving as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps, Dr. Gray received a PhD, and was a finance professor at Drexel University. Dr. Gray’s interest in entrepreneurship and behavioral finance led him to found Alpha Architect, an asset management that delivers affordable active exposures for tax-sensitive investors. Dr. Gray has published four books and multiple academic articles. Wes is a regular contributor to the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and the CFA Institute. Dr. Gray earned an MBA and a PhD in finance from the University of Chicago and graduated magna cum laude with a BS from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.