Meet the Versor Partners

Deepak Gurnani

Founder and Managing Partner

Deepak Gurnani is the Founder and Managing Partner of Versor Investments. Deepak is the former CIO of Investcorp’s Hedge Fund Group and was one of the founding members in 1996. He was also a member of the Management Committee there. Deepak retired from Investcorp in March 2013. Prior to Investcorp, Deepak Gurnani spent six years with Citicorp.

Deepak has conducted extensive research over the last 20+ years into various aspects of hedge fund investing – analyzing risk and return of hedge funds, quantifying alternative risk premia inherent in hedge fund returns, using tactical asset allocation to enhance hedge fund portfolio returns, integrating hedge funds into institutional asset allocation and using separate accounts for risk management. Deepak holds a BTech from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.