Rafi Zaman, CFA

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Rafi Zaman, CFA

Chief Investment Officer

Mr. Zaman joined Meketa Fiduciary Management in 2015, and has been in the financial services industry for 27 years.  A Principal of the firm, Mr. Zaman also serves as Chief Investment Officer and is directly involved in all aspects of the investment process, from strategic and tactical asset allocation to risk management and portfolio construction.

Prior to joining Meketa Fiduciary Management, Mr. Zaman spent 17 years at DuPont Capital Management. From 2007 to 2015 he served as Head of Global Equities, overseeing a team of 35 portfolio managers, analysts, and traders, and over $15 billion in assets.  Previously, Mr. Zaman served as DuPont’s Head of U.S. Equities and Head of Quantitative Equities.  Throughout his career at DuPont, Mr. Zaman was also a Portfolio Manager for U.S. Large Cap, U.S. Mid Cap, U.S. Small Cap, International and Emerging Markets equity strategies, as well as Portfolio Manager for a Long/Short Equity strategy.  In addition, Mr. Zaman spent 10 years as Chair of the DuPont Capital Management Investment Committee, which had fiduciary oversight of the DuPont pension fund, one of the largest pension funds in the United States.

Prior to joining DuPont, Mr. Zaman served as a Portfolio Manager at Martingale Asset Management and Director of Advanced Research at Mellon Equity Associates.  Mr. Zaman began his career at BARRA, where he was responsible for developing the firm’s first U.S. Small Cap risk model.

Mr. Zaman has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from REC Kurukshetra in India, and a Master of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University.