Ken D'Souza, CFA, is a Vice President and Portfolio Manager for QMA working within the Quantitative Equity team. In this capacity, he is responsible for portfolio management, analysis and research. Prior to joining QMA, Ken managed emerging markets portfolios as a Quantitative Analyst at Batterymarch, and held various roles in engineering, management and product development at Shaw Industries Group, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. Ken earned a BS in chemical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, an MS in both management science and engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He has served on the Board of Directors of the CFA Society of Boston, and is an officer and member of the Board of Directors of the Society of Quantitative Analysts.