Investment stewardship — our mission

An independent investment consulting firm, Marquette Associates guides institutional investment programs with a focused client service approach and careful research grounded in real-world experience. We’ve served clients with a single mission for over 30 years — enable institutions to become more effective investment stewards. The 23rd largest U.S. investment consulting firm¹ with $156 billion in assets under advisement2, our vision is not to be the biggest — it’s to be the leader in client service and risk-adjusted returns.


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largest investment firm
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Why Marquette

Four values help set Marquette apart from other investment consulting firms. The pragmatism of our people comes from a client service culture grounded in real-world experience — such as work at plan sponsors and investment managers. We place client interests first through the complete independence of our expertise. Our focused service approach helps institutions control the three key factors that lead to successful investing. And our careful research is known for its practical engagement of the most important issues investors face — presented in clear, concise publications.

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employee owned


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We are always looking for great talent to join our team. If you are interested in a career at Marquette Associates, please submit your resume via email to Our Human Resources Department will contact you if you meet the qualifications of one of our job openings.

We are an equal opportunity employer and actively seek a diverse employee base. We recruit from local universities and participate in targeted job fairs to increase the diversity of the employee base.

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1 As of June 30, 2017 per P&I Daily 2017 Investment Management Consultants Survey ranked by worldwide institutional assets under advisement 2 As of June 30, 2017 3 Client retention rate calculated from 2007-2016

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