Tim holds several strategic roles at the firm. He is the head of the Global Interest Rates & Governments and the Emerging Markets Sector Teams and a member of the Fixed Income Strategy Committee, which establishes investment policy for all taxable fixed income products. He co-leads the taxable fixed income credit oversight process, which provides a structure for implementing credit strategy across taxable fixed income. As a senior fixed income portfolio manager, he leads the Multi-Sector Bond Strategies and Core Plus Bond Strategy, as well as related institutional portfolios. He is also a member of the High-Yield Credit and the Foreign Currency Sector Teams.
Tim began working in the financial industry in 1986 and became a portfolio manager in 1990. Before joining the firm in 2003,he was a senior fixed income portfolio manager with American Express Financial Advisors (now Columbia Management). Prior to that, Tim served as CEO and managing principal of Atlas Capital Management and was also a senior fixed income portfolio manager for Investment Advisors, Inc.
Tim earned a B.A. in economics from the University of St. Thomas and an M.B.A. in finance from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Business. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Minnesota. Tim is also a mentor for the fixed income fund program at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management.
Firm tenure for Nuveen Asset Management investment professionals may include years of service at predecessor advisory operations.