Rena Walsh, Head of Money Markets
Rena Walsh is the Head of FFTW’s US Dollar Money Market team and Senior Portfolio Manager for the firm’s money market strategies. She is responsible for the performance and management of US dollar money market portfolios, growth and development of the U.S. money market business, and promoting FFTW’s offshore US dollar money market capabilities. Rena joined FFTW, a subsidiary of BNP Paribas Investment Partners, in 2011 and is based in New York.
Prior to joining FFTW, Rena worked for State Street Global Advisors, where she was a Vice President within the Global Cash and Intermediary Business Unit for 12 years focused on managing and expanding the registered money market product line, and Vice President, Unit Head of Cash for 4 years, managing short-term funds and a team of cash portfolio managers. Before that, she was a Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager at PNC Investment Management (BlackRock) managing money market and fixed income funds. Rena started her career at Calvert Group holding multiple roles during her tenure.
Rena has over 34 years of investment experience. She holds a BA in International Relations from the University of Virginia.