Navaneel Ray is a managing director and equity research analyst for the TIAA organization. Mr. Ray is responsible for following the global metals/mining and international energy sectors. In addition, he is an active equity portfolio manager responsible for global natural resources equity and global equity portfolios. He joined the TIAA organization in 2005.
Mr. Ray has 20 years of industry experience including a position as an equity analyst at Morgan Stanley in India where he was the senior-most writing analyst on Morgan Stanley’s seven-member Indian research team, which was ranked #1 in Institutional Investor's (II) 1999 poll. In addition, Mr. Ray has held positions as a North American energy investment banker at Citigroup and as an emerging market equities analyst at hedge fund Rohatyn Group.Mr. Ray earned a B.E. degree in mechanical engineering from National Institute of Technology in Bhopal, India; a Masters degree in Marketing from the University of Delhi and an MBA with High Honors and concentrations in finance, economics and entrepreneurship from the University of Chicago.