Mr. Brooks Ritchey

Mr. Brooks Ritchey

Senior Managing Director, Head of Portfolio Construction, K2 Franklin Tempelton

Brooks Ritchey is a senior managing director and head of portfolio construction for K2 Advisors. In this role, he works with various teams to analyze market
and macroeconomic conditions, determine asset allocation tilts, and manage absolute return, multi-asset, and risk overlay portfolios. He is also a member of
the alternatives executive committee, Japan investment committee, and K2 Advisors guideline committee.
Mr. Ritchey began his investment career in 1982 as a proprietary trader for the NYSE Specialist Firm of Conklin, Cahill & Co. Since 1987, Mr. Ritchey has
successfully managed multi-asset mutual fund and hedge fund portfolios while located in New York and Paris, France during his employment with
organizations including Steinhardt Partners, Citibank, Finch Asset Management, Paribas, AIG, and ING. Mr. Ritchey joined K2 Advisors in 2005.
Mr. Ritchey graduated from Franklin & Marshall College in 1982.