Robert is an Executive Managing Director, Co-Head of MacKay Municipal Managers, and Portfolio Manager of the MainStay MacKay municipal bond funds. His primary focus is in the investment-grade component of the market and special situations. He is a member of the firm’s Senior Leadership team.
Robert joined the firm in 2009 when the firm acquired the assets of Mariner Municipal Managers LLC, where he was President and Co-Founder. Previously, he was a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Municipal Portfolio Management Group at BlackRock and Senior Portfolio Manager and Managing Director of the Municipal Product Group at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers. He has worked in the financial services industry since 1989.
Robert earned a B.S. in Finance from the University of Connecticut and an M.B.A. from the Rutgers University Business School.
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