Since its founding in 2002, New Century Advisors has partnered with its clients to develop and execute customized strategies to meet their unique needs including core, inflation-linked, short duration, multi asset and equity strategies.

New Century Advisors prides itself in seeking to deliver superior risk-adjusted returns with a high touch client service approach. New Century Advisors' clients represent prestigious public funds, corporations, endowments, foundations, healthcare systems and insurance companies.

New Century Advisors is entirely employee owned and its principals have worked together for over 10 years.

Investment Team

NCA's multi-disciplinary team is led by seasoned investment professionals.

Founder & Chief  Investment Officer
Ellen Safir, CFA

Founder & Chief
Investment Officer

Nils Overdahl
Nils Overdahl, CFA

Principal & Senior
Portfolio Manager

Eric Patlovich, CFA

Principal & Portfolio

Claudia Sahm, PhD

Chief Economist

US Small Cap Equity Portfolio Manager
Christine Song, CFA

US Small Cap Equity Portfolio Manager

Credit Trader/Analyst
Chris Dirkes, CFA

Credit Trader/Analyst

Collamore Crocker

Senior Analyst

Investment Associate
Alexandria Ellis

Investment Associate

Fatima Batalvi, CFA


Christin Li


Burak Tekes, CFA


Business & Operations Team

Leigh Talbot, CFA

Managing Director, Business Development & Client Relations

Laura DeMarco

Managing Director, Marketing

Isha Shah

Client Relations Associate

Aashiyana Patel

Client Relations Associate

Tom Hines

Principal & Chief
Compliance Officer

Investment Operations Analsyt
Max Etocke

Investment Operations Analyst

Investment Operations Analyst
Monqiue Jackson

Investment Operations Analyst