Steve Xia, PhD, CFA, FRM

Senior Managing Director, Head of Quantitative Research and Analytics at Guardian Life, Professor of Practical Finance at Brandeis International Business School

Professor Xia has over seventeen years’ experience working in the investment management industry. Professor Xia is currently a senior managing director at Guardian and head of the quantitative research and analytics team. Before joining Guardian, Professor Xia was leader of active asset allocation research for over $250 Billion of multi-assets funds at Fidelity Investments. Professor Xia also worked as a principal at the Vanguard group where he led a team of quantitative analysts focusing on developing fixed income trading strategies and managing credit long-short hedged strategies.