McDonough School of Business
McDonough School of Business

Alberto Musalem

Alberto is an executive with experience in asset management, markets, finance, economics, policymaking, public service, leadership, corporate governance, board membership, and philanthropy.

Alberto served as CEO and Co-CIO of Evince Asset Management LP (2018-22), on which he began work in 2017 and co-founded in 2018. He devised the company’s business and investment strategies, and executed on product development, stakeholder engagement, culture, resource alignment, planning, and evaluation. The company developed investment technologies and portfolio solutions for investors. It actively managed a global multi-asset class quantitative investment fund on behalf of clients and had operations in the US and UK.

Alberto served as Executive Vice President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and Senior Advisor to the President (2014-17). He led the Integrated Policy Analysis Group and the Emerging Markets and International Affairs Group. He served on the Bank’s Management Committee and represented the New York Fed on the Committee on the Global Financial System (CGFS) of the Bank of International Settlements.

Alberto served as Managing Director, Partner, and Global Head of Research of Tudor Investment Corporation (2000-13). He also served on the firm’s Management, Capital Allocation, and Strategy Committees (2009-13). He worked with diverse groups of portfolio managers on investment strategies globally across asset classes (2000-13). He co-managed a global macro investment portfolio (2009-11) and co-risk-managed an emerging markets credit portfolio in (2008-09).

Alberto served as Economist of the International Monetary Fund (1996-00), working with IMF teams and country authorities to manage through the emerging market financial crises of the late 1990’s. He helped to structure economic reform and large financing programs for these clients. After the crises subsided, he worked on efforts to reform the global financial architecture, bank capital and liquidity rules, transparency, standards, and disclosures.

Alberto is a Director on the Board of Man Group (2022- ) serving on the Audit & Risk Committee and the Remuneration Committee. He is also a Director on the Board of Freddie Mac (2021- ) serving on the Risk Committee, the Operations and Technology Committee, and the Compensation and Human Capital Committee.

Alberto served as Chairman of the Board for School the World (2012-15); a non-profit organization committed to solving extreme poverty through the power of education. He oversaw a period of significant program growth in the number of schools built and children served. He remained a board member through 2017.

Alberto serves on the Distinguished Advisory Group of the Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market (2022- ). He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Economic Club of New York.

Alberto is Adjunct Professor of finance at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business (2022- ). He was also Adjunct Professor of international financial markets at Johns Hopkins’ School of Advanced International Studies (2007).

Early in his career, Alberto worked at Bankers Trust (1995) and McKinsey & Co (1994).

Alberto has a PhD in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania (1996). He also holds a MSc and a BSc in Economics from the London School of Economics (1992 & 91).