Eamon M. Verdone
CFA®, CAIA®, CFP®
Senior Investment Research Analyst
Eamon is a senior investment research analyst in Savant's Rockford, IL office and a member of the Investment Research Team. He focuses on quantitative and qualitative due diligence of asset classes, fund managers, and individual funds. Eamon leads development of risk premia models and contributes to the evolution of Savant's forward-looking return methodologies. He analyzes prospect and client portfolios, writes market commentaries, supports the Investment Committee, and serves as a resource for the Advisory Team in providing high quality support for complex individual client needs. In addition to his role on the Investment Research Team, Eamon performs financial modeling and due diligence of M&A candidate firms for Savant's Corporate Development Team and assists the Executive Team with analysis and implementation of strategic initiatives.
Eamon earned a bachelor of science degree in finance from Northern Illinois University. He has attained his Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA®) designations, and he is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. He volunteers for the CFA Institute's Candidate Body of Knowledge to help set the foundation for the future curriculum of the CFA program.
Outside of the office, Eamon volunteers as a trustee for the Sycamore Public Library to promote higher standards for lifelong learning in the community. At home, he and his wife Emily are both avid Cubs fans who enjoy staying active with their son, Huxley.
Eamon joined Team Savant in January 2014.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP® and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ in the U.S., which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements.