PhDs with passion.
The research team that develops and continually improves our investment strategies includes the original champion of passive investing.
They couldn’t be any more passionate about working for you.
Picking stocks? A blindfolded monkey throwing darts can do better.
Chief Investment Officer, PhD
Burt Malkiel, Professor of Economics, Emeritus, and Senior Economist at Princeton University, is Wealthfront’s Chief Investment Officer.
Burt is the author of A Random Walk Down Wall Street, which launched the passive investing revolution four decades ago.
He has served as a past appointee to the President's Council of Economic Advisor and a past board member of the Vanguard Group.
In his free time, Burt enjoys watching WWE and trying new restaurants.