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George Mylnikov

George Mylnikov, Ph.D.

Vice President
Portfolio Manager and Head of Quantitative Research

George Mylnikov is a Vice President for Charles Schwab Investment Management, Inc. (CSIM). He is a Portfolio Manager for CSIM’s multi-asset separately managed account strategies and leads the Quantitative Research Team that supports these strategies.

Prior to joining CSIM, Mr. Mylnikov was the head of quantitative research for Charles Schwab Investment Advisory, Inc. supporting the Windhaven strategies. Before this role, he was the head of quantitative strategies and research at BNP Paribas Asset Management. At BNP, he developed systematic quantitative processes that identified alpha opportunities in fixed income markets. Prior to BNP Paribas, Mr. Mylnikov was a quantitative analyst for value equities at Alliance Bernstein LP, focused on building, back-testing, and maintaining quantitative risk and return models for emerging markets equities and currencies. He was also responsible for implementing the insights provided by the quantitative models into the portfolio construction process. Mr. Mylnikov began his career in the risk management group at American Express Company.

Mr. Mylnikov earned a doctorate in mathematics from Purdue University and a Bachelor of Science in mathematics from Tbilisi State University.

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