From Nuveen

Fernando Cristiano, CIMA

Senior Vice President,
Head of SMA Business Development Relationship Manager

Fernando is responsible for institutional client relationships and managing Nuveen Asset Management’s separately managed account business. He works closely with the firm’s National Accounts Team and distribution partners to ensure that Nuveen’s business partners receive the timely market information and portfolio management support they require.

Fernando started working in the financial services industry in 1988 and has been with Nuveen and a predecessor firm since 1992. He has been a part of the institutional and separately managed account team since 1996 and has been in his current role since 2000.

Fernando earned a B.S. in finance from Miami University in Ohio and an M.B.A. from the University of Dayton. He also received a Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®) designation in 2007 from the Investment Management Consultants Association, of which he is a member.

Firm tenure for Nuveen Asset Management investment professionals may include years of service at predecessor advisory operations.

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