Jack Brown, CFA is founder of Laureola Asset Management Company. His primary responsibilities include portfolio management and investment research. Prior to this, Jack was a Director for Prudential's Strategic Investment Research Group. He also managed a due diligence team at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney (formerly Smith Barney) & was an industry analyst for UBS covering closed-end funds. His formal education includes an MBA focusing in Economics from Drexel University (1997) and a B.A. in Economics from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (1993). Jack has been a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder, and is the President of the CFA Society of Naples (2009-2010).