Karl Tan, CFA, FRM
Director of Performance, Analytics and Risk

Industry Experience Start Date: 2006

KAR Start Date: 2020

Education: B.A. Economics and Political Science, University of Michigan

Prior Work Experience:
Head of Portfolio Analytics / ESG – Altrinsic Global Advisors, LLC
Quantitative Analyst – Artio Global Investors
Portfolio Analytics Specialist / Consultant – FactSet Research Systems

What Do You Enjoy Most About Your Job:
We get to come up with solutions to new and challenging questions all the time, and it is extremely rewarding to see how we are able to make things easier for others. This job also provides the opportunity to continually learn and grow, which makes each day that much more interesting and fulfilling.

What Do You Enjoy Most About Working at KAR:
The people make all the difference here. It is extremely easy to work in such a collegial environment with others who share common values and goals. We frequently have engaging discussions where everyone’s opinions are cherished and sought after, which makes it a truly collaborative culture.

What Are You Involved in Outside of Work:
Karl loves spending time with family and cherishing the special moments with his little one. Trying to keep up with him definitely keeps Karl on his toes! Outside of that, he also enjoys cooking and traveling.