William Kelly

Chief Executive Officer CAIA Association

William (Bill) J. Kelly is the CEO of the CAIA Association. Bill has been a frequent industry speaker, writer, and commentator on alternative investment topics around the world since taking the leadership role at the CAIA Association in January, 2014. He is also currently the Chairman and lead independent director for the Boston Partners Trust Company.

Previously, Bill was the CEO of Boston Partners and one of seven founding partners of the predecessor firm, Boston Partners Asset Management which, prior to a majority interest being sold to Robeco Group in Rotterdam in 2002, was an employee-owned firm. Bill’s career in the institutional asset management space spans over 30 years where he gained extensive managerial experience through successive CFO, COO and CEO roles.

He graduated Iona College with a BBA in Accounting.

Conference Day One: June 30 2020

Tuesday, June 30th, 2020

8:40 AM Chair's opening remarks

Chair’s welcome and start of conference

Conference Day Two: July 1 2020

Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

4:00 PM Privacy vs Alpha

- The moral hazard of alpha and privacy breach
- The risks of exposing personal data
- Finding privacy-friendly alpha