Areas of Focus
Business Development, Executive Outsourcing, Marketing and Communications, Strategic Planning
Mr. Michaels has more than 28 years of investment management experience, encompassing alternatives, fixed income and equities prior to joining NexTier. In addition, Mr. Michaels most recently served as a Senior Vice President and a Senior Program Manager at Northern Trust Global Investments, a division of The Northern Trust Company (Northern Trust). Before joining Northern Trust in 1992, Mr. Michaels was the Director of Institutional Marketing for the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE). Before joining CBOE in 1990, Mr. Michaels was a consultant in the Research Division of the SEI Corporation.
Mr. Michaels received a BA degree in economics from Cornell University and MM and MIS degrees in finance and marketing from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.
Mr. Michaels is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder and a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Chicago.