Samuel A. Ramirez Jr.
Samuel A. Ramirez Jr. joined Ramirez & Co. as a managing director and fixed income specialist in July of 1992. During his almost 30 year career at the firm, Mr. Ramirez, has led the development and growth of the Firm’s core divisions: institutional and retail sales and trading, public finance, and corporate banking. He has held senior positions in institutional fixed income sales and portfolio management of fixed income and equities portfolios. His has significant investment management experience in a wide range of asset classes including municipal bonds, corporate bonds, government bonds, TIPs and equities. In 2002, Mr. Ramirez established Ramirez Asset Management (RAM), an affiliated SEC registered RIA which is focused on fixed income asset management for institutional public and private pension funds, corporations and state and local governments. He presently serves at a Senior Managing Director in Ramirez & Co. and President and CEO of RAM.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Vermont and holds his Series 7, 24, 63 and 65 licenses from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). In addition, he has completed post graduate executive MBA studies at both Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College and at the Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University. Mr. Ramirez is actively involved in New York based business and civic organizations such as the Municipal Bond Club, Municipal Forum, the Museum of the City of New York and the Catholic Big Brother and Sister’s. Mr. Ramirez resides in New York City, with his wife Fabiana and three children, Carolina, Juliana and Trey.