The 2014 Hedge Fund Rising Stars: Ryan McNally
McNally joined $1.9 billion Indiana University Health in 2012 and is responsible for its alternative-investment portfolio.
Joining Indiana University Health has been an education for
Ryan McNally. As an investment manager for the
health care systems $1.9 billion in capital since 2012,
McNally, 39, has responsibility for the alternative-investment
portfolio. Hes enjoyed the opportunity to explore new
strategies and approaches. For Chicago native McNally, who has
a BS in accounting from Kirksville, Missouris Truman
State University, asset allocation beats the lonelier world of
trading. After taking his first job with options- and
futures-trading firm Chicago Research and Trading Group, he
joined Chicago-based market maker Peak6 Investments in 1998.
McNally left Peak6 in 2005 and spent some time skiing in Deer
Valley, Utah, before co-founding a Chicago broker-dealer
focused on volatility arbitrage. He then did a stint as a
proprietary trader and worked in the treasury department for
Englewood, Coloradobased Western Union Co. At IU Health,
McNally has been actively investing the funds 40 percent
hedge fund and 8 percent private markets allocations.