Rob Arnott

FOUNDER, CHAIRMAN, CHIEF EXECUTIVE RESEARCH AFFILIATES LLC

Creator, popular investment style ‘Smart Beta’ … $179B AUM, including under license or as sub-adviser, up from $17B 2006 … helps PIMCO run $40B in 19 funds, various strategies … 16 of his funds in top 20% Morningstar … academic rigor, investment reality … awards, 100 articles, e.g. Portfolio Management … UC-SB in econ, applied math, computer science