Ralph Coutant, CFA, CMT

Principal | Portfolio Manager

Ralph Coutant joined Matarin as a Principal and Portfolio Manager in 2011 with 20+ years asset management experience in quantitative strategies. He has significant experience conducting research on stock selection factors, style and industry modeling, factor weighting and timing strategies, and transactions cost modeling.

Prior to Matarin, Ralph was a Senior Director and Senior Research Analyst in the Quantitative Strategies Group at Invesco, where he served as a member of the firm’s Global Management Committee, and the inaugural Research Coordination Committee with responsibility for developing and prioritizing the research agenda for a team of 15 global analysts.

Ralph earned his BS at the Peter T. Paul School of Business and Economics at The University of New Hampshire. He is both a CFA Charterholder and a Chartered Market Technician (CMT).

“My Favorite Matarin Thought Piece”
Small Cap Benchmarks

“Something at Matarin that I’m Really Proud of:”
Our Investment Process

Prior to Matarin:

Invesco | 1999 – 2011
Senior Director & Senior Research Analyst
Quantitative Strategies Group (QSG)

Member, QSG Global Management Committee & Research Coordination Committee

Donaldson, Lufkin, & Jenrette | 1997 – 1999
Manager, Fund Accounting Division