Simon serves as an independent director of the Royalton CRIX crypto index fund general partner SA. He is also a member of the Royalton CRIX index board charged with overseeing the Royalton CRIX crypto index. He is an Assistant Professor of Econometrics and Data Science Amsterdam School of Economics University of Amsterdam and was formerly an Assistant Professor at Department of Management Sciences, College of Business, City University of Hong Kong. Simon was part of the team that created the Royalton CRIX crypto index.
Simon holds a PHD in Economics and Management Science and a master's degree in Statistics from the Humbolt University of Berlin.
Cathy Yi-Hsuan Chen
Cathy Yi-Hsuan Chen is a professor in Finance at Adam Smith Business School in the University of Glasgow since March 2019. Previously she held a professorship in the School of Business & Economics in Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and the Mercator Fellow of International Research Training Group 1792 – High Dimensional Non-Stationary Time Series. She is an associate editor of Digital Finance and also Computational Statistics.
Simon Davies is member of the Board of Directors of Royalton Partners AG. He serves among others as director of Old Mutual Wealth Management. Since 1981 Mr Davies had distinguished career in asset management industry including as Chief Executive and Executive Chairman of Threadneedle between 1999 and 2012. He graduated from Brasenose College, University of Oxford in 1981 with MA in Engineering, Economics & Management.