Brian Payne

Teachers' Retirement System of Illinois

Brian Payne is the PM for TRS Illinois’ Diversifying Strategies program where he manages $5bn+ in capital across hedge fund, alternative risk premia and risk parity strategies. The portfolio is built around liquid alternatives, macro, credit and equity exposures where Brian does both manager selection and portfolio strategy. Prior to joining the asset allocation side Brian was a buy side trader and researcher for Potomac River Capital, a DC-based global macro hedge fund, focusing on G10 and EM markets.