Frank Galdi joined Palisade Capital on April 21, 2014 as Managing Director, Chief Risk Officer. In this newly created role, Mr. Galdi will have overall responsibility for Palisade’s risk management function, including the identification and assessment of risks at the portfolio level and at a business level. Mr. Galdi will also be responsible for the management and oversight of Palisade’s performance measurement, reporting and analytics function, and the management of due diligence efforts relating to future product development and potential strategic acquisitions. Mr. Galdi will have dual reporting responsibilities to Jeffrey Serkes, Chief Operating Officer, and Dennison Veru, Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer.
Dawn Brock joined Palisade Capital on November 11, 2013 as Senior Vice President of Research. In this role, Ms. Brock will focus on security analysis and selection in the healthcare sector of the small cap core universe. She will report to Marc Shapiro, Senior Portfolio Manager.
Donna Szczupak joined Palisade Capital in April 2013 as a Staff Accountant. Ms. Szczupak’s responsibilities include bookkeeping, payroll, and assisting the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer in preparing analyses and reports. Ms. Szczupak reports to Palisade Capital’s Chief Financial Officer.
Jim Marrone joined Palisade Capital Management in November 2012, as Managing Director, Institutional Sales and Client Service. In this role, Jim will lead Palisade’s institutional sales, marketing, and client service departments.
Palisade Capital Management, a Fort Lee, N.J.-based SEC registered investment advisor with approximately $3.5 billion of assets under management, today announced the hiring of Garo Norian as senior equity analyst covering small cap equities. Norian, who has 10 years of analytical experience, joins the firm to further expand and strengthen its Small Cap Core Domestic Equity Strategy, which is headed by Senior Portfolio Manager Marc Shapiro. Norian will focus on covering industrial and material stocks.
Elpida Christodoulou joined Palisade in July 2012 as Assistant Vice President of Operations and Senior Portfolio Administrator, reporting to Mahendra Misir, Managing Director of Operations. Ms. Christodoulou‘s responsibilities include handling all portfolio administration, corporate actions, and reconciliations.
We believe 2021 will be another favorable year for convertibles and remain a compelling asset class, especially for those that have re-examined their allocation framework and appetite for risk given the rollercoaster ride of 2020.