Robert S. Rickard


Portfolio Manager

As a Portfolio Manager at AlphaSimplex, Mr. Rickard is responsible for managing the cash portion of the firm’s strategies. He has over 25 years of industry experience.

Mr. Rickard joined AlphaSimplex in 2015. Prior to this, Mr. Rickard served as the Senior Vice President, Head of Portfolio Management and Trading, and Portfolio Manager at Reich & Tang Asset Management, LLC. Mr. Rickard joined Reich & Tang Asset Management in 1992, and focused on the management of short-term assets. Mr. Rickard began managing the money market portion of AlphaSimplex’s products while at Reich & Tang Asset Management, and continues that work at AlphaSimplex.

Mr. Rickard earned a B.S. in Accounting from Siena College and an M.B.A. from Pace University.