May 2021 Fortunato & Friends
Please join us on Tuesday, May 4th, at 2 p.m. ET for Fortunato & Friends, a webcast series featuring Exelon Chief Economist Ed Fortunato and a special guest each month.
This month’s webinar features host Ed Fortunato and special guest Kevin O’Brien, discussing the following topic:
- Inflation and the Future of Interest Rates
Kevin O’Brien has been a portfolio manager or securities analyst for more than 25 years. Throughout his career, he has followed the financial services sector. In April 2003, O’Brien became a portfolio manager of the Investment Manager. He is also a portfolio manager of Prospector Partners Asset Management, LLC. In addition, from April 2003 to August 2005, O’Brien served as a managing director of White Mountains Advisors LLC. From April 1996 through April 2003, He was an employee of Neuberger Berman, where he began as an investment analyst (1996 – 1999), served as vice president (1999 – 2001), and managing director (2001 – 2003). At the end of his tenure at Neuberger Berman, O’Brien’s responsibilities included the co-management of equity assets of institutional investors and mutual funds, including serving as co-manager of the Neuberger Berman Genesis Fund. O’Brien was responsible for following stocks in the financial services, consumer and technology sectors. From 1991 to 1996, he was an employee of Alex. Brown & Sons, where he was an analyst following the financial services industry. His coverage universe included property-casualty insurance, specialty finance, asset management, and diversified financial services. From 1986 to 1991, he analyzed investments and credit risks in the financial services industry. He received a B.S. magna cum laude from Central Connecticut State University in 1986. Additionally, O'Brien received a Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1995.