Brandon Kunz is responsible for external communication of Research Affiliates’ insights and products, with an emphasis on multi-asset solutions. In this role, he is responsible for managing Research Affiliates’ multi-asset partnerships with key affiliates, which includes regular interaction with portfolio managers, product strategists, and client facing professionals. This role also entails working closely with Research Affiliates’ Asset Allocation, Alternatives, Research, and Product Management teams to address market feedback.
Previously, he was a portfolio specialist and director of business development at Dorchester Capital, a fund-of-hedge-funds manager. In this role, he developed a global tactical asset allocation (GTAA) model suite providing systematic asset class forecasts to aid in asset deployment. Prior to working for Dorchester, Brandon was a portfolio manager of the flagship GTAA overlay at the Teacher Retirement System of Texas.
Brandon holds an undergraduate degree from the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University and an MBA from the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona.