Mario Valverde, CFA, CAIA, Chapter Head

Vice President, State Street Global Advisors SPDR

Mario is head of western US pensions, endowments, and foundations institutional sales for State Street Global Advisors SPDR ETFs. Prior, Mario was responsible for the firm’s Western sales effort within various institutional channels at Nuveen (a TIAA company) and served in an institutional marketing capacity at OppenheimerFunds (now Invesco). Mario received a B.S. in finance and international business from NYU Leonard N. Stern School of Business. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation and is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst. Mario holds the Series 7 and 24 registrations. He was born in Mexico City and is living the American Dream.