Michael G. Trotsky, CFA
Michael G. Trotsky, CFA, is executive director and chief investment officer of the Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management (PRIM) board, the entity responsible for investing the $62 billion Massachusetts pension fund that contains the assets of the Massachusetts Teachers’ and State Employees’ Retirement Systems, as well as the assets of approximately 100 participating municipal and county retirement systems. Previously, he was senior vice president and portfolio manager at PAR Capital Management, a senior analyst at Greenberg-Summit Partners, and a principal and senior vice president at Independence Investment Associates (a John Hancock subsidiary). He began his professional career as an engineer at Intel Corporation in California. Mr. Trotsky currently serves as a member of the CFA Institute Board of Governors and previously served as chairman of the CFA Institute’s Asset Manager Code of Professional Conduct Advisory Committee. He is a member of the Boston Security Analyst Society’s board of directors and is a member of the Boston Economic Club. Mr. Trotsky received a BS in electrical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.