Josh Alton

Quantitative Analyst


Josh is part of the quantitative research team which focuses on the collection, cleansing and synthesizing of Principia’s information. His primary responsibilities include the development and improvement of algorithms for existing and developing models.  In addition, Josh supports overall research efforts through the analysis and interpretation of results to create and improve Principia’s data products.

Prior to joining Principia, Josh worked as a data analyst at Affirma Consulting where he worked for Microsoft to solve a major marketing invoice process problem. This included training teams, conducting research, and digging through marketing data for key insights to make recommendations.

Josh earned a BS in Finance from the University of Arkansas.