Robert Tello

Senior Director, Cambridge Associates

Rob is a Senior Analyst in Cambridge Associates’ Business Risk Management Group and has been with the firm since 2007. He is responsible for conducting operational due diligence reviews of investment managers across all asset classes including hedge funds, private equity, private credit, and venture capital.
Prior to joining Cambridge Associates, Rob was a compliance examiner with FINRA (formerly NASD). In this role, he performed comprehensive on-site examinations of broker-dealer firms to ensure compliance with FINRA and SEC rules and regulations. Rob also served as a District Liaison investigating investor complaints and addressing and resolving inquiries from member firms on topics such as NASD rules, filing deadlines and other compliance-related issues. Prior to FINRA, Rob worked in a variety of operational roles within the Bank of New York Mellon Corporation starting out as a portfolio accountant, then as an internal auditor on Mellon’s Corporate Audit & Risk Team, and finally as an operational risk consultant for a private wealth management subsidiary.

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