Founding Board Member
President & CEO - Leading Edge Investment Advisors, LLC
Clayton Jue is founder and CEO of Leading Edge Investment Advisors, LLC (LEIA), a San Francisco based Manager-of-Managers. During his 30+ year investment career, he developed more than 40 emerging manager programs for large institutional investors and has provided early funding to numerous firms.
Prior to founding LEIA in 2005, Mr. Jue was Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Northern Trust Global Advisors, where he managed $3 billion in emerging manager programs. He was also a senior member of Northern's Hedge Fund and Trust Investment Committees which oversaw $25 billion in global assets.
Previously, Mr. Jue was co-founder and Chief Investment Officer at Progress Investment Management in 1990 where he successfully developed and managed multi-manager programs for over 11 years. Prior to Progress, Mr. Jue was a Consultant with Callan Associates Inc.
Mr. Jue is one of the six founding Board members of the Association of Asian American Investment Managers (AAAIM) in 2006 and served as a Board Chair from 2010-2017.
Mr. Jue is a graduate of San Francisco State University (MBA) and the University of California, Berkeley (Dual BA). He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation (1991).