Catherine Reilly is the Director of US Retirement Solutions at Smart, a leading retirement technology business and one of the largest global recordkeepers. Founded in the UK with technology purpose-built for PEPs, Smart recently entered the US market in response to the SECURE Act.
Before joining Smart, Catherine was the Global Head of Research for the Defined Contribution team at State Street, where she oversaw the $70bn SSGA target-date suite, designed custom retirement saving solutions for domestic and global clients and led strategic initiatives evaluating the impact of multiple employer plans, alternative investments and robo-advice on the DC business. Prior, she was Chief Economist of Pohjola Asset Management ($40 Bn Aum) in Finland and a Management Consultant at McKinsey & Co., Inc in the Helsinki office. Catherine has a degree in public policy from the Harvard Kennedy School.