Senior Vice President, Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Barron is the Chief Investment Officer of Segal Marco Advisors where he manages the firm’s Research Department and oversees all investment activities. Mr. Barron also chairs the firm’s Investment Committee and is on the Governing Committee of the Global Investment Research Alliance. He has extensive experience in the investment industry.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Barron was President and CEO of Rogerscasey and its head of Research. He also worked as the Director of U.S. Institutional Client Development at Muzinich & Co., a high yield bond investment specialist firm. Prior to that, he was a Principal at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Investment Management. Before joining Morgan Stanley, Mr. Barron was a Managing Director and Senior Consultant at BARRA RogersCasey, where he led a team providing consulting services to a variety of clients. He was also a consultant with Wyatt Asset Services, the Chief Investment Officer for the Virginia Retirement System and the Executive Director of the City of Richmond Retirement System.
Mr. Barron received a BA in Philosophy from Emory University and an MBA in Finance from Georgia State University. He holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation and is also a member of the CAIA Association. Mr. Barron formerly served as Chairman of the Finance and Investment Committees of the Girl Scouts of Southwestern Connecticut and was a team co-captain for the Ridgefield Relay for Life.
Mr. Barron is a frequent speaker and panelist at industry events, and has presented at conferences hosted by the IFEBP Investments Institute, the New England Institutional Investor Forum, the Association of Investment Management Sales Executives and the Managed Funds Association. He has authored articles on a variety of investment trends and topics.