Ian has 15 years of experience. He focuses on research and analysis in the mortgage and asset-backed sectors. Ian obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he was involved in managing fixed income portfolios in the Applied Security Analysis Program. Ian earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2011 and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Milwaukee. Prior to joining Baird Advisors, Ian worked as a Corporate Financial Analyst at Telephone and Data Systems.