As Director of Research and Trading, Brandon oversees the firm’s fixed income and equity trading operations. He serves on the Beaumont Investment Committee, making portfolio construction and allocation recommendations, and performing macroeconomic data analysis. Before joining Beaumont in 2001, Brandon was with Bain Capital, LLC, supporting the firm’s private equity operations, and with Kadant, Inc., a subsidiary of Thermo Electron Corp, as a financial analyst. He holds a BS (Cum Laude) in Finance/Quantitative Methods from Babson College and an MBA from Bentley University. Brandon is a member of the Boston Security Analyst Society and the CFA Institute.