Mike began his investment career in 1993 and joined NEPC in 1997. Mike became President of NEPC, LLC in 2003 and Managing Partner in April 2011. Mike works with a broad array of clients, covering Taft-Hartley, Public, Corporate, and Endowment/Foundation investment programs. Mike currently serves on NEPC’s Alternative Assets Committee. In addition, he is a frequent speaker at national industry conferences and seminars.
During his tenure at NEPC, Mike has co-authored many of the firm’s research reports. Some of the topics covered are market neutral hedge funds, high yield bonds, global fixed income, and mid-cap equities. In addition, he is a frequent speaker at national industry conferences and seminars. Recent speeches have dealt with conflicts of interest in Investment Consulting, uses of portable alpha, and asset allocation strategies.
Prior to joining NEPC, Mike worked in a money management division of Prudential Insurance Company of America focusing on private debt investing. Prior to Prudential, Mike worked at Putnam Investments and Fidelity Investments.
Mike earned his M.B.A., with honors, from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, with concentrations in Finance and Accounting. At University of Chicago, he served as a member of the school’s Admission’s Committee. He received his B.A. from the University of Notre Dame. Mike is a member of the Boston Security Analyst Society and the CFA Institute. Mike is a CFA charter holder and he also became a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designee in 2005.