Seanna Kim leads the Strategy Implementation team. In this role, she oversees construction and delivery of our model-driven portfolios. She is also responsible for continually implementing improvements to the investment process, particularly around index construction, methodology, analytics, and related quality control.
Prior to joining Research Affiliates, Seanna was a director and senior portfolio manager at Blackrock, managing their emerging markets multi-asset portfolio and international market-neutral equity strategies. Previously, she was a principal and senior portfolio manager at Barclays Global Investors, and partner, asset allocation, at Brinson Partners.
Seanna received a BA in economics from the University of California, Irvine, an MSc in economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and an MBA in finance and accounting from the University of Chicago. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation and is a member of CFA Institute and CFA Society Orange County.