Sean McLaughlin
Global Investing Leadership
Sean McLaughlin, CFA
Head of Capital Markets Research

As the Head of Capital Markets Research, Sean oversees the firm’s research publications and market commentary. His team is charged with identifying emerging trends, risks, and opportunities across global investment markets. Sean joined Cambridge Associates in 2005 as a global investment strategist. He has more than 20 years of investment industry experience.

Sean has authored research on topics including equities, bonds and credit, commodities, alternative beta strategies, and ETFs. Since 2014, Sean has been a member of the firm’s Private Growth research committee, which oversees the evaluation of individual buyout, growth equity, and venture capital funds. From 2011 to 2014, he served on the Real Assets research committee.

Prior to joining Cambridge Associates, Sean was global director of public and media relations at Lipper Inc. (a fund-evaluation subsidiary of Thomson Reuters), communicating the firm’s mutual-fund research to journalists and asset management clients, launching Lipper Leader fund ratings, and supervising a team based in the US, Europe, and Asia.  Before joining Lipper, Sean headed investor relations and communications for TheStreet.com, Inc., a financial news firm. Sean is a CFA Charterholder and received a BA from The Colorado College.

Global Investing Leadership
Global Head of Private Investments
Head of Business Risk Management Group
Head of CA Capital Management
Global Head of Hedge Funds
Regional Head for Asia
Head of Northeast/Midwest Regional Endowment & Foundation Practice
Chief Investment Strategist
Head of Portfolio Modeling and Quantitative Research
Global Head of Credit Investment Group
Co-Head of European Endowment & Foundation Practice
Global Head of Public Investments
Head of Global Endowment & Foundation Practice
Head of European Private Client Practice
Head of Americas Private Client Practice
Head of European Pension Practice
Head of Southwest/West Regional Endowment & Foundation Practice
Co-Head of European Endowment & Foundation Practice
Head of Global Pension Practice
Sean McLaughlin
Head of Capital Markets Research
Head of North American Pension Practice
Head of Global Business Development
Global Head of Real Assets
Head of Global Investment Research
Regional Head for Middle East & Africa
Head of Global Private Client Practice
Regional Head for Australia & New Zealand
Head of Mission-Related Investing Research