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, both by setting the agenda for the firm’s Product Management Committee and by serving as a permanent member of the Investment Committee.
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.