Managing Principal; Chief Investment Officer
SECOR Asset Management
Ray Iwanowski, C’88, W’88, is a Managing Principal and Chief Investment Officer of SECOR Asset Management, LP. Prior to founding SECOR, Iwanowski was co-Chief Investment Officer of the Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) group at Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), a position he held for 11 of the 12 years he spent at GSAM. Before that, Iwanowski worked at Salomon Brothers from 1993 to 1996 as head of the Fixed Income Derivatives Client Research Group and member of the Bond Portfolio Analysis Research Group. At Salomon, Iwanowski authored a number of publications on fixed-income asset allocation and fixed-income derivatives. He has published articles in The Journal of Portfolio Management (Summer 1996) and The Journal of Fixed Income (September 1997). He worked at First Boston from 1988 to 1990 in the Fixed-Income Portfolio Strategies Group, specializing in asset-liability issues for banks and thrifts and valuation of mortgage-backed securities and their derivatives. Iwanowski earned a BS and BA from the University of Pennsylvania in 1988, an MBA from the University of Chicago and reached candidacy in the Ph.D. program in finance at the University of Chicago.