Misha Escovitz

Vice President, Investment Risk


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Misha Escovitz joined HarbourVest in 2018 to expand the Firm’s quantitative portfolio construction and investment risk capabilities. He focuses on evaluating, monitoring, and effectively communicating the risks within HarbourVest’s funds and portfolios.

Misha joined the Firm from Fidelity Investments, where he held several roles over 15 years. Most recently he was a quantitative research analyst within the Equity group where he led the development and expansion of the risk management platform, co-founded the A.I. / Big Data research effort, and provided quantitative insights to growth and REIT portfolio managers. Prior to that, he was a senior manager establishing the investment research analytics team.

Misha received a BA in Mathematics and History from Bowdoin College in 2002 and an MA in Mathematical Finance from Boston University in 2003.