John Brynjolfsson - Advisory Board


Mr. John Brynjolfsson, CFA, is Trustee of Armored Wolf Family Holdings. He is also Co-Portfolio Manager of James Alpha Global Enhance Real Return Fund, a 1940 Act Absolute Return mutual fund. Previously, from 2008 to 2015 he was Chief Investment Officer of Armored Wolf, LLC, a global macro SEC registered investment management firm, and served as a member of various industry advisory committees. Prior to 2008 he served as Managing Director, and in other roles, at Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO). During his 19 year tenure at PIMCO, Mr. Brynjolfsson provided leadership for real asset portfolio management, asset allocation, risk management and consulting functions. He joined PIMCO in 1989 as a Portfolio Manager and managed fixed income accounts for various institutional clients and funds since 1992. Mr. Brynjolfsson’s experience also includes consulting at Charles River Associates, analyzing arbitrage opportunities at JP Morgan Securities, and teaching finance at the University of Massachusetts. Mr. Brynjolfsson has testified before the House Financial Services Committee as an expert on catastrophic risk transfer. Mr. Brynjolfsson is a C.F.A. charter holder and also served as a Member of CFA Institute. He holds a Master's degree in Finance and Economics from the M.I.T. Sloan School of Management and a Bachelor's degree in Physics and Mathematics from Columbia College.