Nicholas S. Pifer, CFA

Corporate Leadership Head of Investment Oversight, Senior Portfolio Manager

Nic is head of the 5P investment oversight process, and a senior portfolio manager responsible for currency alpha products.


  • Leads the investment oversight team and oversees the process for ensuring the integrity of the firm’s investment strategies


  • Served as senior portfolio manager for the global rates and currency team and head of global fixed income
  • Managed international and global fixed-income portfolios at Investment Advisers, Inc.
  • Began career with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, working as an international economist, a foreign exchange trader/analyst and the markets officer responsible for managing foreign exchange staff
  • Holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation
  • Member of the investment community since 1990


  • Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, M.A.
  • Wesleyan University, B.A.
Nicholas S. Pifer , CFA
Head of Investment Oversight, Senior Portfolio Manager