Karen Parker Feld, PhD*
Senior Advisor, Asset Allocation
Karen provides broad guidance to the Athena team in the areas of asset allocation strategy (both strategic and tactical), quantitative portfolio analysis, and foreign exchange research and strategy. Karen is the Founder and Chief Executive of KPF Global Investment Strategies, a registered investment advisor based in Kensington, New Hampshire. Karen's focus lies in the areas of asset allocation, foreign exchange, and global macroeconomic research.
Prior to starting KPF Global, Karen co-founded and served as Chief Investment Officer of Artemis Financial Advisors, a wealth-management firm based in Boston. Previously, Karen was a senior portfolio manager and member of the portfolio and asset allocation committees at the Harvard Management Company. She also held senior investment positions at Wellington Management, the Council on Foreign Relations, and Chase Manhattan Bank.
- PhD in Economics from Stanford University
- Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Public Policy from Princeton University, summa cum laude
ACHIEVEMENTS AND POSTS
- Fulbright Scholar
- Labouisse Fellow
* Independent contractor and not an employee of Athena Capital Advisors