Nastassja Cloughen leads the human resources function at Research Affiliates. She oversees the full suite of HR services for the firm and is responsible for creating and maintaining best-in-class programs and engagement platforms for the entire employee population. Nastassja also manages day-to-day HR operations, talent acquisition, policy development, and employee relations.
Prior to joining Research Affiliates, Nastassja was a Human Resources Business Partner at Ares Management Corporation, where she was responsible for co-managing the HR function for the New York City office. In this role, she focused heavily on employee relations and operations, in addition to leading the HR aspects of several mergers and acquisitions.
Nastassja holds a BA degree in communications and public relations from California State University, Fullerton.