Apr 26, 2022
Mike Sorrentino is the Chief Investment Officer of Darwin Asset Management, a wealth and asset management firm. As CIO of Darwin, Mike oversees the development and implementation of investment strategies while providing regular thought leadership to financial advisors and investors. He has been a guest on CNBC, Fox Business News, and Bloomberg, while major publications and newspapers have referenced him extensively. Before working with Darwin, Mike served on the sell-side at Sanford Berstein and Barclays and worked as the CIO of a firm that oversaw $6 billion in assets. Mike received his Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Chicago and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation as well as a Series 65 license.
Mike joins us today to discuss how asset managers like Darwin Asset Management can help financial advisors grow their businesses. He recounts his journey into financial services and explains why he pivoted into the industry after studying engineering. He also highlights the factors that separate elite financial advisors from average ones and shares his market forecast in the current economic climate.
“Asset management is grossly commoditized in many ways. When you add a service component to it, it becomes a true offering.” - Mike Sorrentino
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