Jeff Urbina

Jeffrey A. Urbina

CFA, Partner
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Jeffrey Urbina is a member of the firm’s executive committee and the Investment Management leadership team. He previously led the Global Equity team and was a portfolio manager for the International Growth, Emerging Markets Growth, and Emerging Markets Leaders strategies. Jeff joined William Blair in 1996. Previously, he was a senior vice president and portfolio manager of the Van Kampen American Capital Navigator Fund, an emerging market equity fund listed on the Luxembourg exchange. While at Van Kampen, he also served as director of research and was a member of the investment policy committee for the firm. Before joining Van Kampen in 1991, Jeff spent almost 15 years in the commercial banking business with Citibank, where he was a vice president and senior relationship manager in the bank’s real estate group, and with Harris Bank in Chicago, where he was an international banking officer. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Chicago. Education: B.A., Northwestern University; M.M., Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.