With a combined 55 years of institutional investment experience, Cavan Capital has a strong foundation to vet potential investment candidates.
Jim Reilly, CEO – With 30 years of investment experience, Jim was most recently Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of AllianceBernstein Large Cap Growth Strategies ($25-45B in AUM). Prior to 2003, he personally managed over $10B in AUM in LCG for separately managed accounts and hedge fund clients. Before his PM roles, Jim was a Fundamental Analyst in the Consumer Sector as well as a Quantitative/Derivative Analyst. He graduated as an Evans Scholar from Northwestern University with a BS in Civil Engineering ’83; University of Chicago with an MBA in International Finance ’85.
Michael Reilly, President- With 25 years of investment experience, Mike was most recently a Senior Portfolio Manager on the AllianceBernstein Large Cap Growth Strategies, where he personally managed $3-7B in AUM. He managed both separately managed accounts and mutual fund assets. Before joining Alliance, Mike was a sell-side Generalist Analyst with Piper Jaffrey. Mike graduated as an Evans Scholar from University of Illinois with a BA in Accounting ’86; Northwestern University with an MBA in Finance ’90. He passed the CPA and CFA examinations.
Emily Barrett, CFO – With 11 years of investment experience, Emily most recently was the Vice President-Director of Finance and Operations at C2J Investments LLC, a Hedge Fund Manager. Prior to C2J, she was an Institutional Prime Brokerage client service manager for Morgan Stanley in their Chicago and New York offices. Emily graduated Magna Cum Laude from University of Notre Dame with a BBA in Finance ‘03.