Richard P. Mears, CFA
Senior Portfolio Manager
BS, Miami University (Ohio); MBA, Case Western Reserve University
Rich leads the team's high yield strategy efforts
across the firm›s investment solutions, partnering with other portfolio
managers and analysts to implement high yield securities in their portfolios.
He also serves as co-portfolio manager for short-duration strategies and as a
credit analyst specializing in oil & gas pipelines. He joined the firm in
2004 after seven years as a financial analyst with National City Corporation's
Institutional Asset Management division. Rich graduated
with a Bachelor of Science from Miami University, Ohio and a Master of Business
Administration from Case Western Reserve University. Rich also holds the
Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) designation.