Robert Brooks, Ph.D., CFA

Chief Investment Officer
Board of Advisers, Member

Dr. Brooks holds the Wallace D. Malone, Jr. Endowed Chair of Financial Management. He is also founding partner of Blue Creek Investment Partners, LLC, a money management firm (merged with Keel Point, LLC) and president of Financial Risk Management, LLC, a financial risk management consulting firm focused on market risks. Dr. Brooks is the author of over 80 articles appearing in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Journal of Derivatives, Journal of Banking and Finance, Financial Management, and others. Dr. Brooks has been quoted in several print media, including The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg News, New York Times, and The Bond Buyer. Dr. Brooks has also testified in a subcommittee hearing of the U. S. House of Representatives in Washington, D.C. as well as in a field hearing of the SEC in Birmingham, Alabama.