Nate Kelso is responsible for overseeing the Information Technology group at Research Affiliates. In this role, he manages application development, project management, and business analysis as well as the infrastructure and cloud computing strategy. His team builds and supports the systems that enable business processes throughout the firm. Nate also works closely with the Research Affiliates management team to define and execute the firm’s IT strategy.
For more than 20 years, Nate has held various technology management positions within the investment management industry. Prior to joining Research Affiliates, he was a director at BlackRock with responsibility for the development and implementation of software for the ~200 billion AUM alternative investments business.
Nate earned a BA in business administration with an emphasis in finance from Washington State University. Nate holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation and is a member of CFA Institute and CFA Society Orange County.