Mr. Macgowan brings industry-specific expertise in the areas of portfolio management, investment analysis and market strategy to his role at MFA Asset Management. As a Director, C.M. regularly interacts with the Firm's client base to convey investment philosophy and provide updates regarding market performance and trends. He develops ongoing portfolio recommendations based on tactical asset reallocation, tax considerations and evolving client objectives – all with the end goal of ensuring financial well being for the Firm's clients. C.M. also serves as an Investment Officer on the Firm’s Investment Committee.
Prior to joining the Firm, C.M. was a Portfolio Manager at Ropes & Gray where he managed $2 billion of client assets ranging from mutual funds to private equity investments. He also served in an investment analyst capacity at Old Mutual Asset Management in Boston where he honed his ability to conduct in-depth market research and execute investment strategy.