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George Mylnikov, Ph.D.

Managing Director and Portfolio Manager also Head of Quantitative Research
Schwab Asset Management™

George Mylnikov is a Managing Director for Schwab Asset Management. He is a Portfolio Manager for Schwab Asset Management’s multi-asset separately managed account strategies and leads the Quantitative Research Team that supports these strategies. 

Prior to joining Schwab Asset Management, Mr. Mylnikov was the head of quantitative research for Charles Schwab Investment Advisory, Inc. and a portfolio manager for the Windhaven® Strategies. Before this role, he was the head of quantitative strategies and research at BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNP). At BNP, he developed systematic quantitative processes to help identify alpha opportunities in fixed income markets. Prior to BNP, Mr. Mylnikov was a quantitative analyst for value equities at Alliance Bernstein LP, focused on building, back-testing, and maintaining quantitative risk and return models for emerging markets equities and currencies. He was also responsible for implementing the insights provided by the quantitative models into the portfolio construction process. Mr. Mylnikov began his career in the risk management group at American Express Company.

Mr. Mylnikov earned a doctorate in mathematics from Purdue University and a Bachelor of Science in mathematics from Tbilisi State University.