Hiren Parikh is Research Head in Risk and Return group of Allstate Investments. He currently oversees quantitative research, performance measurement and systematic strategies. Prior to his current role, he held quantitative roles in Risk Management and Derivatives trading at Allstate Investments. He spent two years at HFR Asset Management as Managing Director, Head of Risk. His research interests are systematic strategies, asset allocation and derivatives. Hiren received MBA from Kellogg School of Management and MS in Computer Science from University of Michigan.