Curt joined First Quadrant as chief financial officer and treasurer in 1995, and became the firm’s chief operating officer in 1998.
First Quadrant is an innovative boutique investment management firm serving investors around the world. Headquartered in Pasadena, California, the firm manages client assets of approximately $37.5 billion. He is First Quadrant’s partner in charge of operations, finance, and administrative functions, and serves in the firm’s executive office. Curt’s 21+ years of financial and investment advisory experience include service as senior vice president of finance at Trust Company of the West and, prior to that, as chief financial officer of Security Pacific Investment Group.
He also spent nine years with Arthur Andersen LLP, and is a certified public accountant. Curt earned an MBA in finance from Loyola University in Los Angeles, and holds a bachelor of science degree in accounting from California State University, Long Beach.