From Nuveen

Jake Sperber

Vice President,
Senior Research Analyst

Jake is a senior research analyst for the Global Infrastructure Team, specializing in pipelines and master limited partnerships.

He began working in the financial services industry in 2001 and joined Nuveen Asset Management in 2015. Prior to coming to the firm, Jake held a variety of roles at Cargill in the company’s energy trading division. While at Cargill, he led a team of analysts for the firm’s North American natural gas and power trading business. He also specialized in European and Brazilian power and gas as well as portfolio management for petrochemicals and natural gas liquids. Previously, Jake worked at TripleTree, a middle market investment bank, as an investment banking associate and at Voxiva, a mobile health services provider. He began his career working as a financial analyst at National Westminster Bank in London.

Jake graduated with a B.A. in history from the University of Minnesota. He also earned an M.A. in international trade and investment and an M.B.A. from the George Washington University.

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