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Bobby Jain

Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer

Jain Global

New York, NY, USA


Bobby Jain
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Bobby’s Biography

Bobby Jain is the Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer of investment management firm, Jain Global, and the Founder & Chairman of the Jain Family Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to applied research in the social sciences field.

Bobby is passionate about addressing social challenges, and, in 2014, he founded the Jain Family Institute with the goal of developing and implementing effective solutions that will have a significant impact on these pressing concerns. The organization operates as a research accelerator, encouraging the application of innovative policy ideas in real-world situations.

He previously served as a prominent member of the Senior Management Team at Millennium Management, one of the largest alternative asset management firms in the world with over 4,800 employees in offices around the globe. As Co-CIO, he was responsible for the company’s investment process, which includes risk management, strategy and capital allocation. Earlier in his career, Bobby held various roles at Credit Suisse, including Co-Head of Global Securities, Global...
Bobby Jain is the Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer of investment management firm, Jain Global, and the Founder & Chairman of the Jain Family Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to applied research in the social sciences field.

Bobby is passionate about addressing social challenges, and, in 2014, he founded the Jain Family Institute with the goal of developing and implementing effective solutions that will have a significant impact on these pressing concerns. The organization operates as a research accelerator, encouraging the application of innovative policy ideas in real-world situations.

He previously served as a prominent member of the Senior Management Team at Millennium Management, one of the largest alternative asset management firms in the world with over 4,800 employees in offices around the globe. As Co-CIO, he was responsible for the company’s investment process, which includes risk management, strategy and capital allocation. Earlier in his career, Bobby held various roles at Credit Suisse, including Co-Head of Global Securities, Global Head of Asset Management and Global Head of Proprietary Trading. Prior to this, he worked as an Options Trader at O'Connor & Associates, a prominent US-based tax consultancy firm.

As a dedicated philanthropist, Bobby sits on various philanthropic and industry bodies, including the Boards of Harvard Management Company and the Student Freedom Initiative, and is a member of the Investor Advisory Committee at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. He is also a member of the Advisory Council of The College of Arts and Sciences at Cornell University, where he endowed $1 million to support disenfranchised students in need of financial assistance.

Bobby holds a bachelor’s degree in Government from Cornell University.
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Bobby’s Background

Jain Global
Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer
Jul 2023 - Present
New York, NY, USA
Jain Global is an investment management firm
 
Jain Family Institute
Founder & Chairman
2014 - Present
New York, NY, USA
The Jain Family Institute is an applied research organization. The Institute's mission is to address pressing social problems by identifying and building high-impact interventions that translate to real world progress. As a platform for research and social entrepreneurship, JFI brings global policy from theory to practice.
 
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Current Board Positions

Student Freedom Initiative
Board Member
2020 - Present
The Student Freedom Initiative is a non-profit organization devoted to supporting students pursuing science, technology, engineering and mathematics degrees.
 
Harvard Management Company
Board Member
Harvard Management Company oversees the financial assets of Harvard University. The firm ensures that the institution has the economic means to sustain and enhance teaching and research for future generations.
 

Current Advisory Roles

The College of Arts and Sciences
Advisory Council Member
New York, NY, USA
Founded in 1865, The College of Arts and Sciences is a division of Cornell University. Through its association with the university, it offers bachelor's and master's degrees, and doctorates.
 

Previous Advisory Roles

Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Investor Advisory Committee
New York, NY, USA
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York collaborates with various private and public sector entities to insure the stability, safety and vibrancy of economic and financial networks.
 

Philanthropy

Jain Cornell Promise Scholarship logo Jain Cornell Promise Scholarship logo
Jain Cornell Promise Scholarship
Donor
Ithaca, NY, USA
Bobby’s $1 million donation to the College of Arts and Sciences has led to the establishment of the Jain Cornell Promise Scholarship which will benefit Black arts and science scholars.
 

Media

mChats with Bobby Jain
Jun 2021
In this episode of the mChats series, Millennium Careers asks Bobby Jain to share his advice on starting a career in finance.
 
Wall Street has always been progressives' 'Big Bad.' But a new generation in the finance industry is starting to sound more like allies than enemies.
Dec 2020
This article delves into The Jain Family Institute’s research and the Phenomenal World website.
 
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Publications

Phenomenal World
New York, NY, USA
A publication of the Jain Family Institute, Phenomenal World is focused on political economy and publishes rigorous and innovative writing on economics, history, finance, policy, and politics. It explores political economy from a range of social scientific disciplines, and works with emerging and established scholars in and outside of JFI’s projects.
 

Press Releases

A&S alumnus establishes scholarship for Black students
Subject
Jul 2020
Bobby and his wife Carola have donated $1 million to The College of Arts and Sciences, which will go towards assisting arts and science students facing financial difficulties.
 

Bobby’s Education

Cornell University
Bachelor of Arts | Political Science and Government