Director of Risk
Christopher Reeve is Aspect Capital’s Director of Risk. In this role, he takes responsibility for all investment risks associated with Aspect’s portfolios, focusing on the review of all new research and strategies. He is a member of the Investment Committee, which provides oversight of the performance and risks of all strategies and approval for any change to any Aspect investment programme. He also coordinates the company’s product design processes, ensuring that Aspect’s investment strategy capabilities are assembled into coherent investment products which fit investor needs. This includes working closely with all of Aspect’s different research and portfolio management teams to customise products and mandates, as well as working with Aspect’s global client base to understand their requirements and ensure they have full transparency into Aspect’s strategies. Christopher joined Aspect in January 2005 as a member of the Research Team, focusing on the risk reviews of new investment strategy research. He then became a member of what is now the Investment Solutions Team in 2006, Head of Investment Solutions in February 2014 and Director of Investment Solutions in May 2015. He was appointed to his current role in September 2018. Christopher holds a first class Masters degree in Chemistry from the University of Oxford. Christopher previously served in the British Army as a second lieutenant in the Welsh Guards, commanding an infantry platoon on training and ceremonial duties.