Bobby Jain

Bobby Jain

Formal First Name
Robert (Bobby)
1970 - present

Bobby Jain is Co-Chief Investment Officer at Millennium, a global investment manager headquartered in New York City. He is responsible for managing the firm's investment process, including capital allocation, risk, and strategy. Jain started his career as an Options Trader at O'Connor & Associates. He moved to Credit Suisse in 1996 and held various roles across equities and fixed income, including Global Head of Asset Management, Co-Head of Global Securities, and Global Head of Proprietary Trading. Jain is also the Founder of the Jain Family Institute, a nonpartisan applied research organization in the social sciences.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Founder of the Jain Family Institute
  • Co-Chief Investment Officer at Millennium
  • Member of the Senior Management Team at Millennium
  • Member of the College of Arts and Sciences Advisory Council at Cornell University 

  • Jain is committed to addressing important social problems.
  • He sits on various philanthropic and industry bodies, including the Board of Harvard Management Corporation and The Investor Advisory Committee of the New York Federal Reserve.
  • Together with his wife Carola, he established the Jain Cornell Promise Scholarship, a $1 million endowment to the College of Arts and Sciences that will support Black A&S students with demonstrated need and others who enhance Cornell’s diversity, equity, and inclusion.
  • He sponsors the Robert Jain Faculty Renewal Professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Cornell. 
  • He has promoted secondary educational excellence in the New York City schools through The Jain Family Foundation.