Eric Sagmeister is a portfolio manager at Salient and co-manages the Dividend Signal Strategy® portfolios. Eric specializes in the consumer discretionary and consumer staples equity sectors as well as companies based in Western Europe.
Prior to joining Salient in 2013, he was executive director, European equity sales at Nomura Securities International where he was instrumental in assembling Nomura’s first European equities desk in the United States. He has also served as director, European equity sales at Merrill Lynch and vice president, European equity sales at Credit Suisse, which included primary coverage of international equities for a west coast client base. His previous roles also include investment analyst for global utilities, telecoms, and international equities with a focus on retail, media, software and luxury goods sectors.
Eric has a bachelor’s degree from San Diego State University.
Eric Sagmeister is a registered representative of ALPS Distributors, Inc.