Reena Lalji, JD

Reena Lalji, JD

Partner, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

Reena Lalji, a partner and General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Research Affiliates, is responsible for overseeing the firm’s legal and compliance activities. She is a member of the Management Committee.

Reena has over 20 years of experience in the investment management industry. Prior to joining Research Affiliates, she was general counsel and a member of the board at Wilshire Advisors, a global investment management and technology solutions firm. Reena has held various roles in the industry, including senior counsel at RBC Global Asset Management and associate at Dentons (formerly Fraser Milner Casgrain). She is also a founding board member of the Asset Management Forum, a business league that promotes women in the asset management industry.

Reena received a BComm from the University of Alberta, an LLB/JD from the University of Victoria, and an LLM from Osgood Hall Law School. She is a member of the bar in California and Ontario, Canada.