Personal Profile of Mr. Nathaniel Simons
Nathaniel Simons is a principal at Renaissance Technologies, a hedge fund manager, where he has worked since 1994. Nat has been the portfolio manager of the Meritage Fund since its inception in 1997. Meritage is a combination of a hedge fund of funds and a direct investment fund. Prior to this position, he worked as a Renaissance futures trader from April 1995 to August 1997 and as a data analyst from August 1994 to April 1995.
Nat sits on the board of Habitot, a Berkeley children’s museum. He is also chair of the investment committee of Head Royce, a K-12 school. Nat holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from UC Berkeley and a Master’s degree in Mathematics from UC Berkeley.