Dean's Strategy Council Member
Michael DePalma joined MacKay Shields LLC in 2019 as a Managing Director, Head of Quantitative Fixed Income. Before joining MacKay Shields, Mr. DePalma was CEO and Co-CIO of PhaseCapital LP, a systematic hedge fund, and before that he was at AllianceBernstein for 25 years. Most recently, Mr. DePalma was Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer for Quantitative Investment Strategies. Prior to that, Mr. DePalma was Global Director of Fixed Income and FX quantitative research and portfolio manager for AB’s quant-driven multi-strategy hedge fund. Mr. DePalma graduated with a BS from Northeastern University and a MS from New York University.