Orray Taft, CAIA, FRM

Managing Principal / Consultant and Risk Manager


With experience in investment management, macro policy, central banking, and institutional consulting, Orray brings a diverse perspective on financial markets to his clients.  As Risk Manager for the OCIO group, he constantly monitors the financial markets and investment process for risks and opportunities that might present themselves.

  • Investment consulting
  • Fiduciary Management (OCIO)
  • Joined Meketa in 2020

    Previous roles:

    • RVK, Associate Consultant
    • Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Manager, Treasury Markets
    • Amalgamated Bank of New York, Manager, Investment Management Group

    Other responsibilities at Meketa:

    • Global Macroeconomic Investment Committee
    • Meketa Fiduciary Management Investment Committee
    • Marketable Securities Oversight Committee
    • Strategic Asset Allocation / Risk Management Committee
    • BA, University of Oregon
    • Master of Finance, New York University
    • CAIA Charterholder
    • Certified FRM

    Outside of the office, you can find Orray in the classroom where he is an adjunct professor of finance for the Pamplin School Business at the University of Portland.

    Why Meketa?

    Meketa has a deep and skilled roster of investment professionals that truly care about their clients. It’s inspiring to work with people this dedicated.