Heading into 2019, the primary risks facing financial markets were the trade war with China, the U.S. government shutdown, Brexit…Read the full article >
Derek Schmidt is a senior research analyst for Marquette Associates and has 15 years of investment experience. He joined Marquette in 2017 and is responsible for reviewing alternative investment research and due diligence, particularly in the private equity and private debt asset classes. He is a member of the firm’s investment committee and alternative investment manager search committee.
Prior to joining Marquette, Derek was an equity analyst/vice president at Piper Jaffray. Previously, he worked for William Blair & Company as a global healthcare associate. Derek holds a B.S.B.A. in business finance from The Ohio State University. He is a CFA charterholder, a member of the CFA Institute, and the CFA Society of Chicago. Derek is also a CAIA charterholder and a member of the CAIA Association. Additionally, Derek serves as a finance committee member for the Anixter Center.