FRANCISCO J. BIDO

Head of Quantatative Research and Portfolio Manager

Francisco Bido is Head of Quantitative Research and Portfolio Manager for the Integrated Alpha group of F/m Investments, LLC.

Previously, Mr. Bido held the same titles at Cognios Capital, LLC, an institutional equity manager. Francisco’s investment management career began at American Century Investments, one of the largest investment managers in the US, where he ultimately served as a senior quantitative researcher. At American Century, Mr. Bido was involved in advanced quantitative research, including financial modeling, stock selection, portfolio construction, and risk management.

Earlier, Mr. Bido was a business process consultant at Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting), a management consulting and technology services company, where he worked with prominent clients such as American Express and Sprint.

Mr. Bido earned M.S. and M.A. degrees in Applied Mathematics and Economics, respectively, from the University of Arizona, an M.S. in Mathematics from New York University’s Courant Institute, and a B.S. in Electromechanical Engineering from Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra in the Dominican Republic, where he was born.