Donald van Deventer
Managing Director - Risk Research and Quantitative Solutions

Donald van Deventer, Ph.D., joined the Risk Research and Quantitative in June 2022 through SAS’ acquisition of his previous firm, the Kamakura Corporation. He founded Kamakura in 1990 and served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer until the acquisition. Donald van Deventer's emphasis at SAS Institute, Inc. is enterprise-wide risk management and modern credit risk technology. His primary financial consulting and research interests involve applying leading-edge financial theory to solve critical financial risk management challenges.