Tim has 15 years of experience. He focuses on research and analysis in the mortgage and asset-backed sectors. Tim obtained his undergraduate degree from Marquette University. He earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2010 and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Chicago. Prior to joining Baird Advisors, Tim worked at PPM America (Chicago) where he was responsible for strategy and research of Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS). Tim began his career as a securitized products analyst at Wells Capital Management.