Robert has almost 20 years of portfolio management experience.

Robert Pickels, CFA®

Senior VP - Portfolio Manager

Robert is a Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA. He graduated from Hamilton College with a BA in Economics. He has nearly 20 years experience in equity research and portfolio management, primarily at Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc. and Bear Sterns & Company. During his time at Manning & Napier, he built a consistent track record of investment success which enabled him to become a partner in the firm and a member of the firm’s Senior Research Group. Rob was a two-sport athlete in college playing football and tennis. Along with sports, he enjoys reading and spending time with his wife and two children. He lives in Pittsford and is a member of Monroe Golf Club and the Tennis Club of Rochester.