Alex J. Brusda, CFP®, CPA, Portfolio Manager and Investment Analyst, joined NSAM in June 2015. Alex graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a BBA Degree in Accounting in 2008 and a Master of Accountancy Degree in 2009. Prior to joining NSAM, Alex was an Audit Manager at KPMG LLP in Chicago where he worked for six years. Alex is a Certified Financial Planner® (CFP®) professional, a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds a commission as a Notary Public within the state of Wisconsin. Additionally, Alex passed all three levels of the CFA Program in 2016-2018 and may be awarded the charter upon completion of the required work experience.