Based in our London and New York offices, our team has diverse backgrounds in investments, pensions, finance and operations. Our senior investment team has on average spent over 10 years at Gatemore, and our staff hold accreditations including FIA, ACCA, CFA and IMC.
We are an independent firm with a strong culture marrying entrepreneurship and institutional discipline.
Wadad Cortas Managing Director, Global Head of Research
As Managing Director of Gatemore in the US and Global Head of Research, Wadad Cortas oversees our research and manager selection process.
Before joining Gatemore, Wadad was an Equity Research Analyst at an independent small-cap research company, Sidoti & Company, where she focused on the regional bank and thrift sector. Wadad started her career in the Investment Banking division of Rothschild where she advised clients on mergers, acquisitions and restructurings.
Wadad holds a BA in Mathematics with a concentration in Economics from Columbia University.