Mr. Frei is head of StepStone Hedge Funds and is a member of its advisory and risk committees. He also chairs the strategy committee.
Prior to StepStone, Mr. Frei was the head of quantitative research at a Swiss public financial company. Before that he was a research assistant at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Northwestern University. Previously Mr. Frei was an applications engineer at Landis and Gyr.
Mr. Frei received his PhD from ETH Zurich, his MS in electrical engineering from Northwestern University and a diploma in electrical engineering from the University of Applied Sciences of Northwestern Switzerland.