Ben is a senior research analyst for the Taxable Fixed Income Team, responsible for providing investment analysis and trade recommendations for High Grade and High Yield Strategies. He specializes in exploration & production, oil field services, offshore drilling, refining, and integrated companies within the oil and gas sectors.
He began working in finance in 1999 and joined Nuveen Asset Management in 2017. Previously, Ben worked at Ameriprise Financial as a senior credit analyst covering investment grade and high yield credits and US Bancorp Asset Management as an investment grade senior credit analyst. Prior to that, he was a partner at Providence Capital, a distressed and deep value credit hedge fund.
Ben earned a B.A. in business/economics from Wheaton College. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and board member of the CFA Society of Minnesota.
Firm tenure for Nuveen Asset Management investment professionals may include years of service at predecessor advisory operations.