Clifton joined Acadian in 2018 and is a member of the Multi – Asset Class team. Prior to joining Acadian, Clifton was the head of global macro strategy and a co – portfolio manager at Torrey Pointe Capital. He previously worked in a number of roles at Tudor Investment Corporation, including as a global macro strategist and co – portfolio manager and as a global macro analyst. Clifton started his career at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, where he worked as a financial analyst in the markets group. Clifton earned a B.A. in political science from Brown University.