Nili Gilbert is Co-Founder and Portfolio Manager of Matarin Capital, managing equity strategies for institutional clients. Matarin has been recognized as a performance leader and as a thought leader, with its research cited in such publications as The Wall Street Journal and Barron’s. Nili is a regular contributor on CNBC television, as well.
Nili is a Board Member and Chairwoman of the Investment Committees of the David Rockefeller Fund and the Synergos Institute. She is both a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and a member of the Economic Club of New York.
Nili has been honored as a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, on Bloomberg BusinessWeek’s list of 20 people who are “Ones to Watch” for 2019, as Entrepreneur of the Year by the National Association of Securities Professionals, with the Toigo Foundation’s Bridge to Business Award, and by 100 Women in Hedge Funds as a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Scholar.
Nili received her BA from Harvard University, graduating magna cum laude in a Special Concentration in Economics and Social Studies, and her MBA in Finance from Columbia Business School, where she was a Toigo Fellow. She is both a CFA and CAIA Charterholder.
Prior to founding Matarin, she was Senior Director and Senior Research Analyst at Invesco, working in both New York City and Frankfurt, Germany, with responsibility for development of the firm’s global multi-asset models.
Nili speaks, reads, and writes both German and French with great proficiency, and enjoys travel and fitness.