As Chief Executive Officer of AlphaSimplex, Mr. Wilkinson oversees the business activities of the firm and is responsible for its strategic direction. He serves as a member of the AlphaSimplex Board of Directors and Audit Committee; he is also a member of the Investment Committee and Risk Committee. He has over 25 years of industry experience.
Mr. Wilkinson joined AlphaSimplex in 2014. Prior to this, Mr. Wilkinson served as Executive Vice President, Director of U.S. Affiliates for Natixis Global Asset Management.* As part of this role, he became a member of the AlphaSimplex Board of Directors in 2007. He joined Natixis Global Asset Management in 2000 and has held the positions of controller, global treasurer, and deputy global chief financial officer. Prior to joining Natixis Global Asset Management, Mr. Wilkinson was a senior manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP focusing on investment management clients.
Mr. Wilkinson earned a B.A. from Brown University and an M.B.A. from Boston University. He is also a CFA® Charterholder.**