Legal, Compliance & Administration

Jamie M. Calandriello
Paul J. Carter
Philip W. Cecil
Elaine N. Eckert
Elizabeth Nikchevich

Philip W. Cecil

Philip W. Cecil
Managing Director - General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer

Mr. Cecil is Managing Director-General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer.  He has over twenty years of investment industry experience and is responsible for overseeing the Company’s legal and regulatory compliance program, Human Resources and Corporate and Account Administration.  From 2001 to 2008, Mr. Cecil served as Assistant General Counsel at Invesco, where he provided legal counsel to several units of Invesco’s investment management operations across the country.  From 1997 until 2001, Mr. Cecil was corporate counsel for William Blair & Company, LLC and was charged with providing legal services for William Blair’s asset management, investment banking, research and brokerage units.  He began his legal career with Van Kampen Investments Inc. in 1994 and spent three years providing legal services to Van Kampen’s institutional separate account and investment company units.  Mr. Cecil earned his J.D. degree from DePaul University College of Law and a B.A. degree in Political Science from DePauw University.