Lecturer, Harris School of Public Policy
University of Chicago
Thomas Coleman is a lecturer at the University
of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy and manages the Center for Economic Policy,
focused on teaching students about economic and financial
markets. Prior to returning to the University of Chicago in 2012 Mr. Coleman worked in the finance
industry for over twenty years, with considerable experience in trading, risk management,
and quantitative modeling. Positions included head of Quantitative Analysis and Risk
Control at Moore Capital Management, Llc; a director and founding member of Aequilibrium
Investments Ltd., a London-based hedge fund manager; roles on the sell side in fixed
income derivatives research and trading at TMG Financial Products, Lehman Brothers, and S.G.
Warburg in London.