Adam Cao is a managing director and quantitative portfolio manager with the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Cao manages quantitative U.S. equity investments. He joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 2006.
Mr. Cao has 18 years of industry experience including positions at Procinea Management LLC, a boutique alternative investments firm, and MSCI Barra, an investment products firm.Mr. Cao earned both a bachelor’s degree in economics with a minor in statistics and an M.B.A. in finance from the University of California, Davis. He is a member of the CFA Institute.