Yon Perullo Bio

Speaker Bio

Yon Perullo

Chief Executive Officer



Yon Perullo is the CEO of RiXtrema. His career started in fintech at FactSet Research Systems where he was head of quantitative analytics and charged with directing the global sales and development of FactSet’s suite of quantitative products, including alpha modeling, portfolio simulation, and risk analysis.


In between tech stints, Yon had several institutional asset management roles. As an allocator he served as the Chief Investment Strategist for the public market investments of Tresalia Asset Management a multi-billion dollar Mexico City based family office, and the Chief Risk Officer and Director of Asset Allocation for Fiduciary Research, a $10Bn outsourced CIO where he focused on designing and implementing the asset allocation, risk management and hedging programs for defined benefit and nuclear decommissioning trust assets.


Yon has also been a portfolio and risk manager for hedge funds and mutual funds, running strategies at Guggenheim Investments focusing on long only and long short global equity, and at Nascent Strategies where he ran a market neutral equity portfolio.