Sean McLaughlin
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Sean McLaughlin, CFA
Head of Capital Markets Research

As 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.

Senior Leadership
Global Head of Private Investments
Head of Healthcare Practice
Global Head of Hedge Funds
Regional Head for Asia
Head of Northeast/Midwest Regional Endowment & Foundation Practice
Chief Investment Strategist
Head of Investment Science
Global Head of Credit Investment Group
Head of European Endowment & Foundation Practice
Chief Compliance Officer
Head of European Private Client Practice
Head of Americas Private Client Practice
Head of European Pension Practice, Regional Head of Germany
Head of Impact Investing Research
Head of Southwest/West Regional Endowment & Foundation Practice
Sean McLaughlin
Head of Capital Markets Research
Head of North American Pension Practice
Global Head of Real Assets
Regional Head for Middle East & Africa
Regional Head for Australia & New Zealand
Global Head of Public Equities
Head of Southeast Regional Endowment & Foundation Practice