About Eagle

For over 20 years, Eagle Global Advisors has provided clients with focused, personalized investment advisory services.

History

Founded in 1996, Eagle Global Advisors is a Houston-based registered investment advisor.  Eagle began by managing portfolios focused on large capitalization domestic and international equities.  In 2003, Eagle began managing MLPs/Midstream Companies as a separate investment strategy.  Today Eagle manages multiple equity strategies in those three areas.  Our clients include institutions, financial intermediaries, wealth advisors, family offices, and high net worth individuals. Eagle also is the co-advisor for the Eagle MLP Strategy Fund.  Eagle manages taxable and non-taxable fixed income portfolios with intermediate duration.  Eagle is independent and 100% owned by its founders and key employees.

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Leadership

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Edward R. Allen III, Ph.D., CFA

Eddie is a co-founder and Senior Partner of Eagle Global Advisors. He serves on the management committee and all investment committees of the firm. In addition to being a co-manager of the Eagle MLP Strategy Fund, he is a Portfolio Manager for a variety of institutional and high net worth clients. Eddie is a co-creator of many of the portfolio strategies and proprietary investment management tools of the firm. Eddie received a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Chicago and his B.S.E. in Engineering from Princeton University. Eddie holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is also a member of the Houston CFA Society. He currently serves as the Chair of the Asia Society Texas Center and is on the board of the Menil Collection.

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Thomas N. Hunt III, CFA, CPA

Thomas is a co-founder and Senior Partner of Eagle Global Advisors. He serves as Co-Chairman of the domestic investment committee and is also a member of the other investment committees of the firm. He is also a Portfolio Manager for a variety of institutional and high net worth clients. Prior to founding Eagle, Thomas was employed by Eagle Management & Trust Company. Thomas also worked for the public accounting firm of Ernst & Young. He earned bachelor’s degrees from the Business Honors Program and Accounting from the University of Texas and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. Thomas holds the Chartered Financial Analyst and Certified Public Accountant designations and is also a member of the CFA Institute, the CFA Society of Houston, and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. Thomas also serves as a board member of the Episcopal High School Dad’s Club and Fitness Committee of Houston Country Club.

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Steven S. Russo

Steven is a co-founder and Senior Partner of Eagle Global Advisors. Steven serves as Director of Client Service and is a member of the investment committees for the firm’s strategies. He is also a Portfolio Manager for a variety of institutional and high net worth clients. Prior to founding Eagle, Steven was employed by Eagle Management & Trust Company and Criterion Investment Management Company. Steven earned a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Texas and an MBA from Rice University. Steven also serves as a Board Member of the M.A. Wright Fund at Rice University’s Jones School of Management.

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John F. Gualy, CFA

John is a Partner of Eagle Global Advisors. He serves as Co-Chairman of the International Investment Committee, oversees the firm’s trading operations, is a Portfolio Manager, and is also a member of the investment committees for the firm’s strategies. Prior to joining Eagle, John was employed by Eagle Management & Trust Company and as director of research for Continental Intervest. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Texas and an MBA from Rice University. John holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, is a member of the CFA Institute and is a former President and Director of the CFA Society of Houston. He also served as an Adjunct Professor at Rice University Jones Graduate School of Business teaching an MBA class on Stock Analysis. John is a native of Colombia and is fluent in Spanish.

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David Chiaro

David is a Partner of Eagle Global Advisors. He serves as Chairman of the Master Limited Partnership (MLP) investment committee, is Portfolio Manager for the firm’s four separate MLP strategies, and directs the day-to-day operation of the MLP research team. Prior to joining Eagle in July 2009, David was employed by Goldman, Sachs & Co. for ten years, the last five years as the lead Pipeline and MLP research analyst. He was recognized in the Spring of 2009 by the Wall Street Journal as “Best on the Street”, the top ranked analyst in his sector for 2008. David also covered Oil Service and Offshore Drilling companies in his 15 years as a sell-side analyst at various Wall Street firms. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from the Crummer Graduate School of Business at Rollins College.

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MLPs and Midstream Energy

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Malcom S. Day, CFA

Malcom is a Partner of Eagle Global Advisors. He serves as a Senior Strategist for Eagle’s Midstream and MLP Strategies focusing on investment and portfolio strategy and drawing on his historical perspective of Midstream and MLPs in the capital markets. Prior to joining Eagle in 2003 Malcom founded Partners Investment Management & Research, LLC, an advisory firm specializing in publicly traded partnerships. Malcom was employed previously by Criterion Investment Management Company and Payden & Rygel Investment Counsel. He earned a bachelor's degree in Engineering from Northwestern University and an MBA from the Anderson School at UCLA. Malcom holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is also a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Houston.

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Alex Meier

Alex serves as a Portfolio Manager and investment analyst primarily covering Master Limited Partnerships and related companies and is a member of the MLP investment committee. Prior to joining Eagle, Alex was employed by Waterfront Capital Partners as a Portfolio Manager focusing on Exploration & Production, Midstream & Utilities. Prior to Waterfront, Alex was a Managing Director at Zimmer Lucas Capital focused on E&P, MLP and utility securities. Other past work experience includes corporate development and financial planning at UniSource Energy and investment banking at Lehman Brothers. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Chicago.

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Michael Cerasoli, CFA

Michael serves as Portfolio Manager and investment analyst primarily covering Master Limited Partnerships and related companies and is a member of the MLP investment committee. Prior to joining Eagle in May 2014 Michael was employed by Goldman, Sachs & Co. for ten years where he covered MLPs for seven years and small/mid cap Oil Services for three. He was recognized as an “Up-and-Comer” by Institutional Investor Magazine in 2009. Prior to Goldman, Michael worked for three years as a sell-side equity trader at various Wall Street firms. He earned bachelor’s degrees in Economics and History from Union College, and an MBA from the Hagan School of Business at Iona College. Michael holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

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Curt Pabst

Curt is a member of the MLP Investment Committee and manages institutional MLP client relationships for Eagle Global. Prior to joining Eagle, Curt held a similar position at an MLP-dedicated asset management firm in Dallas, Texas. He has over 35 years of investment experience and has published several articles on MLP Investing. Curt began his career at Kidder, Peabody in the institutional fixed income division, and spent a combined 15 years at Kidder, Peabody and then Merrill Lynch where he left as a Director of the firm. He has served as a partner/principal in both a hedge fund of funds and a venture capital fund. He received his bachelor’s degree in Economics from Grinnell College.

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Will Shen

Will assists the research effort for Master Limited Partnership strategies, serving as a Senior Investment Analyst primarily covering Master Limited Partnerships and related companies. He is also a member of the MLP investment committee. Prior to joining Eagle, Will worked for the sell-side covering oilfield services at Canaccord Genuity. Other past work experience includes investment banking at Goldman Sachs and general management at AmeriGas. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and Economics from Rice University, and later earned his MBA, also from Rice University.

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Steve Sherowski

Steve currently assists the research effort for Master Limited Partnership strategies, serving as a Senior Investment Analyst primarily covering Master Limited Partnerships and related companies. He is also a member of the MLP investment committee. Prior to joining Eagle, Steve was employed at Goldman, Sachs & Co. covering pipelines and MLPs. Prior to Goldman, Steve worked as a sell-side analyst at various Wall Street firms including Bank of America Merrill Lynch and BMO Capital Markets. Steve earned his bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University and an MBA from NYU Stern.

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Kate Hall, CIMA

Kate serves as Vice President, MLP Strategies. She participates in the marketing, client service and sales effort for the Master Limited Partnership strategies. She is responsible for the creation of client facing marketing materials and ongoing educational content for Eagle’s current and prospective clients. Kate spent the bulk of her career with the Sendero Wealth Management team as Director of Manager Due Diligence. She spent 20+ years evaluating traditional and alternative managers as well as servicing institutional clients. She earned her bachelor’s degree in English and Spanish from Texas Christian University.

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Global Equity

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Brian Quattrucci, CFA

Brian serves as a global investment analyst covering U.S. and international equities across various industries. He is Co-Chairman of the domestic and international investment committees. His responsibilities also include scheduling and leading bi-weekly international investment meetings, assisting in the execution of investment projects as well as calculating portfolio characteristics on a quarterly basis. Prior to joining Eagle, Brian was employed by Fidelity Investments where he served as a mutual fund accounting manager. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Bryant College and an MBA from Rice University. Brian holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is also a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Houston.

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Andrea Bennis, CFA

Andrea serves as a global investment analyst covering U.S. and international equities across various industries. She is a member of the international and domestic investment committees. Her responsibilities also include assisting in the execution of investment projects as well as calculating portfolio characteristics on a quarterly basis. Prior to joining Eagle, Andrea was employed by Trusco Capital Management where she served as an equity research analyst, portfolio manager’s assistant, and trader. Prior to Trusco, Andrea served as a derivatives analyst first with Credit Lyonnais and then Deutsch Bank, both in Paris, France. Andrea is a native of France and earned an MBA in International Business from ESLSCA, Paris. Andrea holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is also a member of the CFA institute and the CFA Society of Houston.

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Bill Cruise, CFA

Bill serves as a global investment analyst covering U.S. and international equities across various industries. He is a member of the international and domestic investment committees. His responsibilities also include assisting in the execution of investment projects as well as calculating portfolio characteristics on a quarterly basis. Prior to joining Eagle, Bill was employed by Canaccord Adams where he served as the U.S. Oilfield Services Analyst. Prior to Canaccord Adams, Bill served as an Equity Research Associate with Sterne, Agee & Leach and as a Business Analyst for BindView Development Corporation and Solid Systems, Inc. Bill began his career as a Financial Advisor with PaineWebber. Bill earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from The University of Texas and an MBA with concentrations in Investment Management and Finance from the Yale School of Management. Bill holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is also a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Houston.

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Rajansh Miglani, CFA

Raj serves as a global investment analyst covering U.S. and international equities across various industries. He is a member of the international and domestic investment committees. His responsibilities include generating new investment ideas as well as researching current portfolio holdings, assisting in the execution of investment projects and calculating portfolio characteristics on a monthly basis. Prior to joining Eagle, Raj was employed by Alpha Capital Management where he served as a senior analyst. Prior to Alpha, Raj has served in analyst roles at Rogge Capital Management and Citigroup. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering and an MBA from The University of Texas. Raj holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is also a member of the CFA Institute.

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Marketing and Client Service

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Rachel B. Neal

Rachel serves as Marketing Communications Manager. She is responsible for the creation of the firm's branding strategies, client communications and marketing collateral. She also oversees the quarterly update cycle, manages data requests from consultants and financial intermediaries, and provides marketing support for business development and client service activities. Prior to joining Eagle, Rachel worked in marketing and business development for a civil engineering firm. She received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee and a Masters in Marketing and Brand Management from Istituto Marangoni, Milan, Italy.

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Trading

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Selena Gonzalez

Selena currently serves as Head Trader at Eagle Global Advisors, where she is responsible for the trading and trade settlement teams. In this role, she provides leadership to the trading team, oversees workflows and enhances team policies to meet the needs of the firm. Prior to joining Eagle, she was employed at Piedra Capital and Enron Corp. as an equity trader. Selena has 18 years of financial services experience and earned a Bachelor of Finance from Texas A&M University.

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Alicia Lee

Alicia currently serves as Trader and is responsible for trading Eagle’s equity, bond portfolios and FX. She has worked at Eagle for ten years and has over 18 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Eagle, Alicia was employed at Davis, Hamilton, Jackson & Associates for over 6 years and served as a Trader and Portfolio Administrator. She was also employed by Tanglewood Capital Management as Portfolio Administrator.

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Karen Grimaldo

Karen serves as Trade Support – Settlements at Eagle Global Advisors, where she interacts closely with the trading team. In this role, she is responsible for the timely and accurate settlement of all domestic and global trades. Prior to joining Eagle, she was employed at Capstone Asset Management Company as a portfolio administrator. Karen graduated with a Bachelor of Finance from the University of Texas in 2013.

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Ryan LaRocca

Ryan currently serves as Trade Desk Analyst. In this role, he is system owner for the trading platform and responsible for trading team projects. He has over 17 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Eagle, Ryan was employed at AllianceBernstein L.P. for over nine years and served as Assistant Vice President of Investment Analysis and Administration. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Texas State University.

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Compliance and Operations

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Jorene Williams

Jorene serves as Manager of Portfolio Accounting and Head of Client Reporting. She also is the lead administrative contact in client service, working with wealth advisors, consultants and individual clients. Jorene has been with Eagle Global Advisors, LLC since its inception in 1996. Previously, she worked for Eagle Management & Trust Co. for nine years in the client reporting and service departments and for Criterion Investment Management Co in a similar position. She has worked in the financial services industry in various capacities for over 30 years.

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Shelley Milloway

Shelley serves as Senior Vice President, Compliance and Operations and works to develop, enforce, and maintain Eagle’s compliance policies and ensure they are reasonable designed to prevent violations. Shelley also manages the Fund Administration team and oversees the firm’s operational issues and agendas. Prior to joining Eagle Shelley was employed by Cutter Associates, a recognized leader in consulting to the investment management industry. Shelley also worked for WestLB Asset Management, Nicholas Applegate Capital Management, Transamerica Asset Management, and Criterion Investment Management. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from The University of Tennessee.

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Stephen Christie, CPA

Stephen serves as Vice President of Finance. He is responsible for the preparation and presentation of quarterly financial statements and works closely with Eagle’s tax advisors for the preparation of the firm’s federal and state tax returns. He also manages other accounting and human resources tasks that entail processing and reviewing payroll, employee benefit analysis and vendor cost comparisons. Prior to joining Eagle, Stephen worked at Moore, Reichl and Baker, a privately held CPA firm, for twelve years. Steven earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas Tech University and holds the Certified Public Accountant designation. He is a member of the CPA Society of Houston and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.

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Vu Nguyen

Vu serves as Managed Funds Administrator where he is responsible for overseeing the fund administration of MLP partnerships handled by ALPS Alternative Investment Services, LLC, who is the external administrator. Vu has over 12 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Eagle, Vu worked for AIG as a data analyst. He received his bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the University of California, Davis and his Master in Accountancy from the University of Houston.

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Reagan Williams

Reagan currently serves as Client Service Administrator. She is primarily responsible for client account maintenance, including portfolio accounting administration. She also serves as a backup for operations, as well as assisting with compliance. Prior to joining Eagle in 2015, Reagan graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science in General Business.

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Administration

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Patricia Finney

Pat serves as Manager of Administration and is responsible for the administration team along with the Master Limited Partnership client service team. She also works closely with the manager of portfolio accounting on separately managed account strategies. She has worked for Eagle for 13 years and has over 26 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Eagle, Pat was employed by WestLB Asset Management, Nicholas Applegate Capital Management, Transamerica Asset Management, and Criterion Investment Management.

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Cassandra Cantu

Cassandra currently serves as Executive Assistant and provides support to Senior Partners Edward R. Allen, and Steven S. Russo. She also assists Vice-President George Crosby on the Fixed Income Team as well as the MLP team. She is primarily responsible for providing client and operational support. She has worked for Eagle for over ten years and has over 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Eagle, Cassandra was employed by Oppenheimer & Co., Inc. as a Marketing Coordinator and Sales Assistant to the Institutional Equity Sales Division.

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Jackie Major

Jackie serves as Executive Assistant, MLP Strategies and provides administrative support primarily to Partner David Chiaro. Jackie brings 17+ years of prior customer service experience to Eagle. Prior to joining the firm, Jackie worked in the Oil & Gas industry. She worked for the Facilities Dept with Newfield Exploration for three years and prior to that, she was with HighMount Exploration for 10+ years within the similar field, Office Services. It was at HighMount Exploration where she received her FMA certification from IFMA. Three years prior, she worked for Dominion E&P as the Corporate Receptionist which later became known as HighMount Exploration.

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Information Technology

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Andre Garcia

Andre serves as Chief Technology Officer with overall responsibility for Information Technology (IT). He has held various consulting, technical, and management positions with JP Morgan Chase, Microsoft, IBM, Linksys, Autodesk, ABM, and Compaq. He has worked in various capacities with complex organizations including the United States Army, United States Navy, US Federal Reserve, NASA, JPL, The Walt Disney Company, Boeing, Warner Brothers, Bank of America, and American Express. Besides having numerous technology certifications and a B.S. degree in Business with a concentration in Management, Mr. Garcia is also an ITIL, CISSP, CCSP, CISM, and TOGAF Certified member of the Association of Enterprise Architects. Mr. Garcia is also heavily involved in the IT Security community as a member of InfraGard, a partnership between the FBI and private sector.

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Duane White

Duane currently serves as the IT Manager and is responsible for Eagle Global Advisors’ technology footprint. He has worked at Eagle for over 10 years and has 20+ years’ experience in the information technology field. Prior to joining Eagle, Duane was an independent contractor working with several local IT service providers supporting systems and users in multiple sectors, was Network Administrator and Lead Trainer for Tandem Training and Consulting, and a sole proprietor in a home technology and networking business.

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