Faculty Biography

Christopher B. Alt

Christopher B. Alt, Ph.D., CFA

Visiting Assistant Professor, Finance
M.P.A., Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., Sloan School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Email: calt@clarku.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Christopher Alt's teaching covers investments, portfolio management, managerial finance, financial strategy, and corporate finance.  He has previously taught at Brandeis University’s International Business School and Providence College’s Business School.  Chris is a senior investment consultant with over 20 years experience in institutional asset management.  He worked as a senior investment consultant and principal for Mercer Investment Consulting in Boston, advising mid/large institutional clients on asset allocation, performance evaluation, and manager selection & monitoring.  Previously, he worked for MetLife in a hybrid investment consulting/portfolio management role managing a staff of investment specialists, and providing asset allocation and investment counseling to small-to-midsize defined benefit pension plans.  Earlier in his career, Chris worked for a number of high-tech companies in treasury finance roles.  He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and is a member of the Boston Security Analysts Society and the CFA Institute.  He has lectured in various Boston area CFA review programs.



Investments, Portfolio Management, Financial  Strategy, Corporate Finance