Raynald D. Lévèque is a senior finance executive with over two decades of combined traditional and alternative asset management, risk management, and quantitative investment experience across Equities, Fixed Income, and Alternative asset classes.
Mr. Lévèque is currently the Deputy Chief Investment Officer for the $37B Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds at the Office of the Treasurer, State of Connecticut. Mr. Lévèque previously was a Vice President at BNY Mellon, responsible for managing strategic and business initiatives within the Asset Owner Americas business within the Asset Servicing Division.
Before BNY Mellon, Raynald was the Head of Asset Allocation for the $210B NYS Common Retirement Fund (Office of the State Comptroller), responsible for the planning and guidance of the strategic asset allocation and overseeing the fund’s approach to integrating investment research insights into the allocation process. He joined the Common Retirement Fund as the Director of Risk Management, establishing the first-ever risk management program for the fund.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Lévèque was a quantitative investment professional for the OppenheimerFunds Main Street Team, which managed $16B across three US mutual fund products using disciplined quantitative alpha strategies.
Mr. Lévèque earned his bachelor’s degree from the Rochester Institute of Technology and his MBA from Fordham University.