QAG is a consulting firm focused on global macro and commodity markets research – advising some of the world’s largest asset management firms and hedge funds on their commodity investments.
Prior to launching the consulting firm, Kathleen ran a commodity focused global macro hedge fund of the same name. She is a frequent guest on CNBC and Bloomberg Television, and has been cited in such publications as the Wall Street Journal and the Institutional Investor Futures Magazine. In all, Kathleen has spent more than 25 years in global macro research and portfolio management.
Kathleen first began her career at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York where she worked as an Economist in the International Research Group and Capital Markets Group. Today she serves on the North American Advisory Board of the London School of Economics, the Smith College Endowment Committee, and a number of other non-for-profit boards. She is also a Co-Founder of High Water Women.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a Minor in Mathematics from Smith College, as well as a General Course Degree from the London School of Economics in Econometrics.