Rob ArnottFounder & Chairman at Research Affiliates
Rob Arnott is the founder and chairman of Research Affiliates, a research-intensive asset management firm that focuses on smart beta, asset allocation and systematic active strategies. He has pioneered several unconventional portfolio strategies that are now widely applied, including tactical asset allocation, global tactical asset allocation, tax-advantaged equity management, and the Fundamental Index™ approach to investing.
He has published more than 100 articles in financial journals, several of which have received the Graham and Dodd Award and the Bernstein Fabozzi/Jacobs Levy Award. In 2013, Rob received the William F. Sharpe Indexing Lifetime Achievement Award.