Joel Sichel

Senior Vice President, Banking & Finance

Joel Sichel, Head of Trading at GQR Global Markets. Specializing in quantitative portfolio management, proprietary trading, and alpha research. With 7+ years at GQR, Joel has spearheaded significant market movements through talent acquisition, partnering with investment banks, trading firms, hedge funds, and asset managers.

During his tenure, Joel achieved record-breaking team gains and combined PnL. He facilitated placements of over 40 revenue generators and 35+ senior quant researchers and PMs across US trading firms. Joel's expertise extends to advising Trading Firm CEOs on market trends and platform structures, with recognition as a Rising Star of Wall Street Headhunting by Business Insider in 2019 and 2020.

Joel holds a a JD from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and a Bachelor's in Philosophy from King's College London. His commitment to fostering exceptional talent is evident in his strategic approach and market knowledge, positioning GQR as a leader in systematic trading and talent acquisition.