Frederic Boyer is head of Quantitative Research for Global Credit at Citadel. In this role, he manages a team of researchers that are in charge of all mathematical and statistical modeling of risk and returns of linear and non-linear securities traded by the Global Credit business, including convertible and corporate bonds, credit default swaps, equities and equity options.Mr. Boyer joined the firm in 2002 as a quantitative researcher. He was appointed to his current role in 2006. Prior to joining Citadel, he worked as an economist for Banque de France. Mr. Boyer graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique in Paris and holds a masters of science from ENSTA and the University of Paris.