Matt Ritter joined NEPC in 2012 and is a member of the Firm’s Real Assets Research Group and the Portfolio Construction Lead for the Real Assets Beta Group. In this role, Matt is responsible for leading market analysis and research for the beta group, developing market viewpoints, and managing the Firm’s Real Asset Model Portfolio. In addition, Matt is focused on conducting manager due diligence and analysis across real estate and other illiquid real assets, as well as constructing real asset investment plans for implementation in client portfolios. In 2015, Matt co-authored NEPC’s white paper on REITs and their role in institutional investment portfolios. Matt is a member of NEPC’s Asset Allocation Committee, which sets the Firm’s annual investment assumptions and broad recommendations for clients, and a member of the Firm’s Diverse Manager Committee.
Prior to joining NEPC, Matt held positions at GMO and Brooke Private Equity Associates, and previously worked as an intern in NEPC’s Private Markets Group. Matt earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Northeastern University and holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation.