Leadership

William B. Moody, CFA

Senior Managing Partner

Bill is a Founding Partner of Moody Aldrich & Sullivan, which was established in 1988 and later became Moody Aldrich Partners. Bill leads the firm's management team and business strategy and oversees the firm's investment activities, including its hedge fund seeding business. Bill is a Founding Partner of Harvest Funds Management, LLC, where he is involved in all aspects of Harvest Fund's business strategy. Under Bill's leadership, MAP developed a multi-strategy asset management platform, which has acquired and nurtured several businesses around differentiated areas of investment expertise. He led the joint venture acquisition of the Pierre & Co. All Cap strategy and oversaw its development and $2 billion capital raise. The Pierre & Co. business unit, which was branded Moody Aldrich Focused Value, was sold to Anchor Capital in 2012. Previously, he was Co-Founder, President and Chief Investment Officer at Dewey Square Investors, a multi-billion dollar diverse strategy firm that was sold to United Asset Management. Formerly, he was Senior Vice President and Head of Institutional Investment Management at Bank Boston for fourteen years. Bill is a CFA® Charterholder and earned a BS in Economics from Syracuse University.

Eli S. Kent

Managing Partner

Eli is Managing Partner of Moody Aldrich Partners (MAP) where he develops the firm's platform of strategies and assists and advises the firm's affiliated managers. Eli joined MAP in 2002 and has since played a key role in major initiatives of the company. Eli is a Founder and Partner of Harvest Funds Management, LLC, MAP's hedge fund seeding/acceleration business, which has economic interests in several firms. From 2003-2010, Eli led the sales and marketing effort for the Moody Aldrich Focused Value business venture that resulted in $2 billion in new assets from consultants, large financial institutions and direct clients. Previously, he worked at MFS Investment Management in institutional sales and at Fidelity Investments in institutional client management. Eli earned an MBA, Magna Cum Laude, from the F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College with a concentration in Entrepreneurship and Finance. He earned a BA in Government and History from St. Lawrence University.

back to top