The quantitative investment research team at Wright Research which is led by Sonam Srivastava

About Sonam Srivastava

Sonam Srivastava is the founder of Wright Research, an India-based Robo-advisor, where she creates data-driven portfolios out of her deep passion for quant finance.

Wright Research is a wealth creator in the digital space that uses scientific data-driven methods to tactically extract opportunities across assets in the public markets to grow clients’ wealth. Wright functions as SEBI registered Robo advisor and is among the most popular advisors among millennial investors with more than 30000 clients and 125 crore+ in assets. Wright Research has delivered a 90% + outperformance over the index in the last 2.5 years.

She has 10+ years of experience in investment research and portfolio management, working on systematic strategies, long-short strategies, and algorithmic trading. She started her career in the field with Mumbai-based Forefront Capital, which got acquired by Edelweiss. At Edelweiss, she worked as an algorithm designer at Edelweiss's institutional equity broking desk. After that, she worked at HSBC Europe as a quant building factor-driven portfolio solutions. Before starting Wright Research, she also worked at Qplum, doing portfolio management at the artificial intelligence-driven Robo-advisor.

She graduated from IIT Kanpur and has a master’s in financial engineering from Worldquant University. She is a globally recognized researcher and works as a visiting faculty as AI in Finance Institute New York and BSE Institute Limited.