Invest in Others Board Member
Joined May 2016
President & Chief Investment Officer
Mike Kelly serves as President and Chief Investment Officer of FS Investments. He oversees the firm’s investment management, product development, capital markets, due diligence, investment research and investor relations functions. Mike has extensive experience in investment management, product development and business development. Most recently, he was CEO of ORIX USA Asset Management, where he led the company’s acquisition of Robeco, a $250 billion global asset management company and the largest acquisition in ORIX’s 50-year history. He started his career on Wall Street at Salomon Brothers and went on to join hedge fund pioneers Omega Advisors and Tiger Management. He then helped build and lead the hedge fund firm FrontPoint Partners, where he first served as Chief Investment Officer and eventually Co-CEO. He is a graduate of Cornell University and earned his MBA at Stanford University. Mike is a co-founder and board member of the Spotlight Foundation, currently serves as a trustee of the Tiger Foundation, and has also served as a trustee of the Stanford Graduate School of Business Trust. He also sits on the board of Invest in Others, an organization that supports financial advisers who give back to their community.Mike lives in Connecticut with his wife and two sons.