Clearwater Advisors is thrilled to announce the appointment of Gregg Michel as Managing Director – CFO Services.
Gregg is an extraordinarily well-respected figure in the investment fund sector. His industry experience, which spans more than 2 decades, has made him an expert in the fields of public accounting, regulatory compliance, fund accounting, financial reporting, and audit oversight.
Most recently, Gregg spent more than 15 years at Madison International Realty where he served as a Managing Director and Chief Compliance Officer. During his time at Madison the Firm grew to approximately $8B in AUM. His portfolio of responsibilities included the creation, supervision, and continuous improvement of the Firm’s Compliance Program, including managing SEC examinations, as well as oversight of the fund accounting and financial reporting function.
Prior to joining Madison International Realty, Gregg spent over 7 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as an audit manager in the Investment Management Group. During this time, he managed audit engagements of investment companies, including all types of open and closed-end funds, both domestic and international, fund of funds, private equity, and hedge funds. His responsibilities included maintaining a proficient working knowledge of US GAAP, Investment Company accounting, and SEC reporting.
Gregg is a graduate of James Madison University where he gained a B.B.A. in Accounting, he is also a Certified Public Accountant.
Commenting on his recent appointment, Gregg stated: “I am very excited to join the Clearwater Team and looking forward to sharing my years of experience in the investment management industry to help support managers as they grow their business.”
A warm welcome to Clearwater Advisors. We look forward to all the great contributions Gregg will make to our team.