Michelle Clayman

Impact Advisory Board member

Michelle Clayman is the Founder, Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of New Amsterdam Partners LLC, an institutional money management firm based in New York City. 

She is a member of the Board of Trustees of Stanford University where she also serves as Chair of the Advisory Council of the Michelle R. Clayman Institute for Gender Research. She is a member of the Vice Chancellor’s Circle at Oxford University and a Johnson Honorary Fellow of St. Anne’s College, Oxford. She sits on the Dean’s Council at Harvard Divinity School. She is Board Chair of the Girl Scout Council of Greater New York. Ms. Clayman has served as President of the Society of Quantitative Analysts, as well as on the boards of the Institute of Quantitative Research in Finance and US SIF – the Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investing. She has been published in the Financial Analysts Journal, the Finance Professionals’ Post and the Journal of Investing and is a co-editor of Corporate Finance: A Practical Approach (Wiley 2008). She was also a co-editor of the 2016 UNPRI publication: A practical guide to ESG integration for equity investing. She has chaired the Equity Curriculum Committee of the CFA Institute. Ms. Clayman earned her B.A. in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford and her MBA from Stanford University.