Sal Abbasi is Co-Founder and Portfolio Manager at Coatbridge Capital, a quantitative hedge fund specializing in algorithmic trading of US and international exchange traded futures, options and ETFs.
Prior to founding Coatbridge Capital, Mr. Abbasi served as Head of Global Credit Technology at Citadel. At Citadel, Mr. Abbasi designed and built algorithmic trading systems for Citadel’s Quantitative Credit business using statistical arbitrage techniques. Mr. Abbasi was previously Head of Technology for Citadel’s Equity Statistical Arbitrage business. Mr. Abbasi also helped launch a business to trade same day natural gas options at Citadel.
Before Citadel, Mr. Abbasi worked at Morgan Stanley in New York, where he helped launch a profitable spread options trading strategy and a structured commodities trading strategy.
Mr. Abbasi has a Master of Business Administration from New York University, a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a Bachelor of Science from Lafayette College.