Maria Katsileros is an Investment Strategist for global equity, fixed income, global allocation, tax-managed, and multi-asset strategies – including an ESG-driven target date fund series. In her role, she works with the investment teams at Loomis, Sayles & Company, Active Index Advisors®, Harris Associates and Natixis Advisors, as well as sub-advisor Wilshire Associates, to support client service and business development efforts in the US. Ms. Katsileros helps clients and prospects understand the investment process and positioning of these strategies, capital market implications, and the role the strategies can play in portfolio construction.

Prior to joining Natixis in 2000, Ms. Katsileros worked at Funds Distributor. She began her investment industry career in 1998 at State Street Research. She holds a BS in psychology and a BA in modern Greek language and literature from Boston University. She also holds the Chartered SRI Counselor designation, the Certified Investment Management Consultant designation, along with Series 7 and 63 licenses with FINRA. She currently serves on the Editorial Advisory Board for Investments & Wealth Institute’s Monitor publication.

The Certified Investment Management Consultant® (CIMC®) designation was previously offered by the Investment Management Consultants Association® (IMCA®), but was discontinued in 2003. IMCA still recognizes the designation.