Chris Kelly

Chief Investment Officer and Board Member

  • Joined Premia as a Board Member in March 2017, named CIO effective September 2017
  • From 2012 to 2017, through his consulting practice, advised various hedge funds and family offices on investment strategies and platform development
  • From 2006 to 2011 was responsible for the mortgage asset management business at Zais Group LLC managing over 3B of absolute return assets
  • From 1992 to 2004, ran various businesses for Lehman Brothers including the Reinsurance, CDO and Mortgage businesses
  • Graduated from Yale University with a degree in History and completed the requirements as a Certified Public Accountant