SAN FRANCISCO, April 4, 2014 -- Michael Zaninovich has joined Robertson Stephens Advisors as a Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer. Robertson Stephens has also hired Mary Gail Sycamore as a Managing Director and Director of Fixed Income.
As Chief Investment Officer, Zaninovich will be responsible for leading the Robertson Stephens Investment Committee. He brings over 20 years of award-winning experience in investment management to the firm: “I’m a strong believer in Robertson Stephens’ partnership culture, research-driven investment approach, and high-touch client service.” Before coming to Robertson Stephens, Zaninovich was a Senior Vice President and Senior Investment Strategist at Wells Fargo Private Bank, where he was responsible for managing and structuring multi-asset class portfolios for ultra-high net worth clients. Zaninovich was the top-ranked investment strategist for the Wells Fargo Private Bank in 2008 and the #3 investment strategist nationwide for 2011. In 2013, Zaninovich was awarded the prestigious Concord Elite distinction for the third time in five years. Before joining Wells Fargo, he was a partner in two long/short hedge funds and a consultant to a global macro hedge fund.