Our People

Tony R. Burger, CFA
Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager,
Director of Quantitative Equity Research

Tony oversees the creation and execution of customized sector-based stock-selection models, providing quantitative analysis for our equity investment team. He is also the co-manager of the Large Cap Select Strategy and related institutional portfolios. Tony joined the team managing Large Cap Select in 2004. In addition, he has been a member of the management team for the firm’s Equity Long/Short Strategy since 2013.

Tony began working in the financial industry in 1994. Prior to joining the firm in 2003, he was an equity analyst at Ameriprise Financial.


Tony received a B.S. from Drake University. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Minnesota.


Firm tenure for Nuveen Asset Management investment professionals may include years of service at predecessor advisory operations.