Kelly YeDirector of Research at IndexIQ
Kelly Ye, CFA, is Director of Research at IndexIQ, the ETF platform for New York Life Investments (NYLI). She oversees investment strategy research and development across asset classes.
Before joining IndexIQ, Kelly is head of Quantitative Investment Strategy for NYLI’s Multi Asset Solutions team. Kelly joined NYLI in 2015 from Goldman Sachs Asset Management where she led quantitative research for the credit investment team. Prior to that role, Kelly was a senior Fixed Income Strategist in Goldman Sachs. Kelly began her career as a Credit Derivative Structurer at BNP Paribas.
Kelly has a Master’s degree in Operations Research and Financial Engineering from M.I.T and a B.S. in Applied Math from Peking University. She serves on the board of CFA Society New York and on the committee for Women in ETF Speakers’ Bureau. Kelly is the inaugural winner for the Women in Asset Management Award – Index category.