Alex Reed, CFA, CAIA
Portfolio Manager, Risk

Alex joined the Investment Office as Risk Specialist in 2017 and was promoted to Portfolio Manager in 2019. He supports the endowment’s market and liquidity risk management, performs research on the characteristics of endowment investments and asset classes, and is co-manager of the strategic hedge portfolio.

From 2013 to 2017, Alex was a partner at Copia Capital where he led the quantitative equity and risk efforts. Previously, he was a quantitative analyst at 2100 Capital Group.

Alex earned an MBA in analytic finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he received the Outstanding Academic Award for highest GPA in his graduating class. He earned his BA in economics from the University of Chicago. Alex is a CFA Charterholder and a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst.