Eric F. Richter, CFA®, is a Managing Director and a founding principal of North Star Asset Management. Prior to founding NSAM, Eric was with Associated Bank since 1988 where he had been an Assistant Vice President and Trust Investment Officer. During this time, he co-managed the Common Stock Funds. Eric is a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) charterholder and a member of the CFA Institute. Eric received his BBA Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1986 with a double major in Finance and Management. In 1988, he received his MBA Degree in Finance, Investments and Banking from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.