Hamid Biglari is a Managing Director and Global Co-Head of the Central Liquidity Group at Point72 Asset Management, the Firm’s global trading organization.
From 2013 to 2016, he was a Partner at TGG Group, a firm focused on providing advisory services to Fortune 100 companies around the transformative business applications of behavioral science and Big Data analytics.
From 2000 to 2013, Dr. Biglari was a senior executive at Citigroup, most recently Vice-Chairman and Global Head of Emerging Markets. He was a member of Citigroup’s Operating Committee and held various senior management roles throughout his 13-year tenure at the institution, including Chief Strategy Officer of Citigroup, Chief Operating Officer of the Institutional Client Group (Citi’s global corporate and investment bank), and Global Head of Investment Banking for Financial Institutions.
Prior to joining Citigroup, Dr. Biglari was a Partner at McKinsey & Company, where he co-led the Firm’s investment banking consulting practice.
Prior to that, he was a theoretical nuclear physicist at Princeton University’s Plasma Physics Laboratory, the nation’s leading center for controlled thermonuclear fusion research.
He is a member of Council on Foreign Relations and a Trustee of Asia Society. He also sits on the Advisory Board of the Bendheim Center for Finance at Princeton University. While at Citigroup, Dr. Biglari was a member of the US-China Business Council.
An Iranian-American, he was awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor in 2009, given for outstanding contributions to the United States by immigrants.
Dr. Biglari holds a Ph.D. degree in Astrophysical Sciences from Princeton University.