Michael Gismondi '98

Michael Gismondi is the Chief Operating Officer of an $8 billion alternative investment firm that focuses on macroeconomic strategies and emerging markets. Prior to this, Mr. Gismondi helped launch two other firms in the alternative investment industry. After serving in the Air Force, Mr. Gismondi started his career in finance at an investment bank in New York City. Mr. Gismondi holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Operations Research from the Air Force Academy, is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a certified Financial Risk Manager with the Global Association of Risk Professionals. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Managed Funds Association and the Advisory Boards for two technology firms.