Episode 2 | Avery Sheffield

Genius Loves Company

Avery Sheffield – From Neuroscience to Financial Markets: The Journey of a Leading Portfolio Manager

In the second episode of Genius Loves Company, Laura Esposito, Head of Rockefeller’s Enterprise Client Coverage Group sits down with Avery Sheffield, Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer of VantageRock at Rockefeller Asset Management. In an in-depth interview, they discuss Avery’s journey from a neuroscience major to portfolio manager, the qualities of a successful investor, advice to young professionals and how to deliver value for clients.  


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