The Commonwealth Research Team

We are not simply an independent financial firm; we are affiliated with a powerful network of professionals aligned to bring you the ultimate in service and professionalism. Commonwealth Financial Network®, an unprecedented 10 time winner of Investment Advisor magazine’s Broker/Dealer of the year award*, provides us with unparalleled resources that we translate into indispensable service for our clients. Commonwealth’s Investment Research team is comprised of experts with CFA and CFP designations, as well as master’s degrees. Each analyst focuses on one or two specific asset classes so the investment committee as a whole can determine recommended mutual funds and allocation models.

Brad_McMillan
Brad McMillan, CFA®CAIA, MAI
Senior Vice President & Chief Investment Officer

Brian_Price
Brian Price, CFA®
Vice President, Investment Management and Research

Susan_Kelly
Susan Kelly, CAIA
Director, Investment Management and Research

Chad_lafauci
Chad LaFauci, CFA®, CAIA
Director, Real Assets

Jim_McAllister
Jim McAllister, CFA®
Director, Equity Research

Fred_DeBaets
Fred DeBaets
Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income

Meagan_Swanson
Meagan Swanson, CFA®
Manager, Fixed Income Research

Brian_McCormick
Brian McCormick CIMA®
Senior Investment Research Analyst

Peter_Essele
Peter Essele, CFA®
Portfolio Manager, Investment Management

Chris_Fasciano
Chris Fasciano
Portfolio Manager, Investment Management and Research

Anuradha
Anuradha Gaggar, CFA®
Senior Research Analyst, International and Emerging Markets

Joe_Maduri
Joe Maduri, CFA®
Research Analyst, Fixed Income

robert_kane
Robert Kane
Research Analyst, Alternatives

Nathan_Parker
Nathan Parker, CFA®
Research Analyst, Real Assets

lira_bukuvali
Lira Bukuvali
Research Associate, Equity

eduardo_ciuffo
Eduardo Ciuffo
Research Associate, Real Assets

Andrew_Kitchings
Andrew Kitchings
Investment Research Analyst

michael-comiskey
Michael Comiskey, CAIA
Research Analyst, Alternatives

Nicholas_f
Nicholas Follett
Research Analyst, Fixed Income

chris_s
Chris Stuart, CFA®
Senior Investment Research Analyst

sam_m
Sam Millette
Research Associate, Fixed Income

peter_r
Peter Roberto
Research Associate, Equity

 

*Based on various criteria that includes overall service and payout: 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996-1999, 2001, 2002, 2005