Charley joined the group in 2008. Previously, Charley was an investment banking associate in the mergers and acquisitions group at Duff & Phelps Securities in Chicago. Prior to joining Duff & Phelps Securities, Charley worked at Watson Wyatt Investment Consulting.Charley holds a B.S.B.A. in finance from the University of Richmond. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a member of the CFA Institute and CFA Society of Seattle.Charley is an avid Cleveland sports fan, despite being located in the Pacific Northwest. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing and skiing.