Asher Ailey is Chief Administrative Officer, General Counsel, and Head of Compliance. He leads the Research Affiliates’ global legal and compliance programs and supervises the firm’s human capital and office administration functions. Asher is a member of the firm’s Investment and Management Committees and leads the firm’s Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion Initiative.
Asher also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Henderson Rowe Ltd., a United Kingdom–based wealth management firm.
Asher is a licensed attorney with extensive legal and compliance experience. He was most recently the chief compliance officer at SouthernSun Asset Management. Prior to that position, he served in senior legal and compliance roles at Partners Group, the NYSE, and Alphadyne Asset Management in New York and London.
Asher received his BA from Temple University and his JD from Rutgers University.