Que Nguyen is a partner and CIO of Equity Strategies for Research Affiliates, a global leader in smart beta, factor investing, and asset allocation. The firm delivers investment solutions around the world in partnership with leading financial institutions. Que leads the cross-sectional equity research and strategy design that supports the firm’s systematic active portfolios and smart beta indices. She works in close collaboration with the PIMCO RAE™ portfolio managers and Research Affiliates’ academic advisors. Que leads the firm’s strategic product innovation process, working collaboratively across the firm to understand investors’ needs and to develop investment solutions that aim to create value for investors worldwide.
Que is a member of both the Research Affiliates Investment Committee and Management Committee. Most recently she worked as Managing Director at Willett Advisors for seven years. Previous to this position, she was Managing Director at the University of Chicago Office of Investments. Que has also worked at Numeric Investors, Morgan Stanley, State Street, and Barra.
Que received an AB honors degree from Harvard University in applied mathematics with an emphasis in economics.