Ted serves as the firm’s President and Chief Investment Officer. In his role as CIO, Ted chairs Gresham’s Investment Committee and leads its Investment Team, which establishes investment themes, identifies opportunities that fit within the firm’s Risk Conscious® investment approach and sources select investment managers located globally, many of whom are difficult for new investors to access. Ted also shapes the firm’s views on the limitations of commonly accepted investment practices, particularly those that have failed investors during the most difficult market environments. In his role as President, Ted is responsible for setting and leading Gresham’s strategic direction and chairs its Operating Committee.

Prior to Gresham, Ted served as chief investment officer at Nuveen Asset Management where he was responsible for the firm’s investment activity. In addition to his investment responsibilities, Ted held several positions during his 16 years at Nuveen, including director of corporate strategy and development, and managing director of research and risk management.

B.B.A., Finance and Computer Information Systems, University of Michigan
M.B.A., Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management
Chartered Financial Analyst®
Member, Economic Club of Chicago
Member, CFA® Society of Chicago
Personal Interests: Frustrated golfer and avid reader