Robert Furdak, CFA
Co-Chief Investment Officer
Robert Furdak is co-chief investment officer of Man Numeric and a member of the Man Group Executive Committee. He also serves as chairman of Man Numeric’s Investment Committee and as head of Man Numeric’s US/Global Group. Rob oversees ESG investing for Man Numeric and serves on the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (‘PRI’) Macroeconomic Risk Advisory Committee.
Rob was previously Man Numeric’s director of International Strategies, and designed and launched Man Numeric’s Japanese, European and World strategies.
Before joining Man Numeric in 1997, Rob was a principal in the Active International Group at State Street Global Advisors. During his eight years there, Rob performed quantitative research on country, currency and stock-selection strategies in the international markets and was the principal architect of State Street’s active emerging markets investment process. Previously, Rob worked at Harvard Management Company.
Rob holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the University of Michigan and an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago. He is also a CFA charterholder.Download Biography