Kerry Galvin, CFA

Kerry Galvin

Senior Consultant

B.S., Biology, University of Massachusetts M.B.A., Finance and Management, Fordham University
CFA Charterholder, CFA Institute


Kerry Galvin is a Senior Consultant in Russell Investments’ Americas Institutional business. Kerry provides advice to institutional clients on all aspects of their investment programs including investment policy and strategy, governance, asset allocation, asset class structure, manager selection, performance monitoring, and investment implementation. She also works closely with clients in structuring, monitoring and managing alternative investment portfolios. From 2006 through 2010, Kerry actively researched hedge fund of fund managers and currently acts as a subject matter expert for hedge funds for the broader Consulting team. Kerry joined the U.S. consulting group as a Consulting Analyst in 2004.

Previously, Kerry worked as a sales analyst with Russell Investments’ institutional sales and services area supporting its East Coast-based regional directors. Her responsibilities included researching and implementing customized sales strategies, providing information for requests for proposals, and customizing cost and performance analyses for prospective clients. She joined institutional sales and services in 1999.


Hedge funds for the future

July 2019
Does an allocation to diversified hedge funds continue to be worthwhile? We tackle this question with our evaluation of hedge fund performance in the decade since the global financial crisis.