Maleeha Bengali

Founder, MB Commodity Corner

Maleeha Bengali graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering in 1997. From 1997-2012, she worked as a Portfolio Manager/Trader for various Hedge Funds and Proprietary Trading desks across both US and Europe. She started her career at UBS O’Connor, a global multi strategy Hedge Fund where she gained experience across a host of trading strategies and asset classes. She then went on to work for Goldman Sachs J. Aron, Merrill Lynch Commodities, and Noble Group, where she launched and managed their Commodities and Equities investment funds specializing in Energy and Basic Resource Equities and the respective Commodities. In 2015, she launched MB Commodities Capital that focuses on using both top down macro and bottoms up fundamental relative value analysis applying cross-asset arbitrage techniques to capitalize on the relative mispricings evident in these asset classes. Her strategy has generated a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of ~ 10% using systematic delta neutral investment trading strategies; minimizing market and directional risk while maximizing returns, focusing on alpha generation.