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Richard Lindsey, PhD


RICHARD LINDSEY, PhD is a Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Windham Capital Management, LLC. Dr. Lindsey joined the firm in 2016 and is responsible for managing Windham's multi-asset and liquid alternative strategies.


Prior to Windham, Dr. Lindsey served as the Chief Investment Strategist, Liquid Alternative Group for Janus Capital. In this role, he developed and co-managed the liquid alternative strategies and was also a member of the Janus Capital Group Global Allocation Committee. Before joining Janus in August 2012, Dr. Lindsey was a principal of the Callcott Group, LLC, a quantitative consulting group, where he was responsible for directing research activities and advisory services. For eight years, he was president of Bear, Stearns Securities Corporation and a member of the Management Committee of The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc. Before joining Bear Stearns, Dr. Lindsey served as the Director of Market Regulation for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and as the Chief Economist of the SEC. He was a finance professor at the Yale School of Management before joining the SEC. He currently teaches at New York University.


Dr. Lindsey has also served on several corporate boards including, The Investment Fund for Foundations (TIFF), the Options Clearing Corporation, the International Securities Exchange, and Strike Technologies. He has done extensive work in the areas of portfolio construction, risk management, and the trading of securities. He has held Visiting Academic positions at the Nikko Research Institute in Tokyo, Japan, and Visiting Economist at the New York Stock Exchange. He is a Fellow of the Courant Institute, the Chairman of the International Association for Quantitative Finance, and a Chairman of the Quantitative Group for Finance. Dr. Lindsey is also a member of the Bretton Woods Committee.


Dr. Lindsey holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology, a Master of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of California Berkeley, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Dallas, and a PhD in Finance from the University of California Berkeley.

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