President and CEO, CAIA Association
William Kelly is President and CEO of CAIA Association. Kelly has extensive managerial and boardroom experience gained through successive CFO, COO, CEO positions and independent board director roles. Previously, he was CFO at The Boston Company Asset Management, held various positions at Bear Stearns and was an auditor at Pricewaterhouse Coopers, as well as having responsibility for the strategic growth, introduction and positioning of new managed products in the US and Europe, including alternative investments. Kelly is also the former CEO of Robeco Investment Management, a subsidiary of the Netherlands-based global asset management organisation, where he oversaw all aspects of US-based business, including portfolio management, distribution, and product development. Kelly was a founder and former CEO of Boston Partners Asset Management, a self-funded partnership enterprise, which became one of the industry’s largest start-up money management organisations.