Combining his deep academic and practitioner experience, Jonathan Treussard leads the Product Management group at Research Affiliates. He contributes at the intersection of investment research and business strategy, and is a permanent member of the Investment Committee and the Product Management Committee. In addition, Jonathan oversees the content and quality of Research Affiliates’ publications, which bring the firm’s insights to the broad investment community. Finally, Jonathan works with investors and partner firms around the world to ensure that Research Affiliates’ products and insights are accessible globally.
Prior to joining Research Affiliates, Jonathan worked at Ziff Brothers Investments, a large multi-strategy private investment company in New York City, where he focused on firm-wide investment strategy and risk management.
Jonathan received a BA summa cum laude in economics and international studies from the University of California, Los Angeles. He went on to earn a PhD in economics from Boston University, where he specialized in derivatives theory and life-cycle finance under Professor Zvi Bodie. Jonathan has also taught several courses in investments at Boston University and MIT.