Portrait of Greg Sigmund

Greg Sigmund, CFA

Head of Global Research
Chief Operating Officer
Wells Fargo Investment Institute
Wells Fargo & Company

Greg Sigmund is the head of global research and the chief operating officer for Wells Fargo Investment Institute, a subsidiary of Wells Fargo & Company that is focused on delivering the highest quality investment expertise and advice to help investors manage risk and succeed financially. Wells Fargo Investment Institute serves clients of Wealth and Investment Management, a division of Wells Fargo comprised of Wells Fargo Private Bank, Wells Fargo Advisors, Wells Fargo Institutional Retirement, and Abbot Downing businesses, accounting for more than $1.6 trillion* in assets under administration.

Mr. Sigmund is responsible for the investment research function and for managing the business and operational aspects of Wells Fargo Investment Institute. Prior to his current role, Mr. Sigmund served as director of the Advisory Services Group of Wells Fargo Advisors and director of securities research at Wells Fargo Advisors predecessor firm A.G. Edwards. As an equity research analyst, his research coverage responsibility included real estate investment trusts (REITs), electric utilities, and household-product companies. He has more than 33 years of experience in financial services.

Mr. Sigmund received a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Masters of Business Administration from Saint Louis University and is a CFA® charterholder. He is located in St. Louis.

*As of Sept. 30, 2016
Wells Fargo Investment Institute, Inc. (WFII) is a registered investment adviser and wholly-owned subsidiary of Wells Fargo & Company and provides investment advice to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Wells Fargo Advisors, and other Wells Fargo affiliates. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. is a bank affiliate of Wells Fargo & Company. Wealth and Investment Management is a division of Wells Fargo & Company. Wells Fargo Institutional Retirement & Trust is a business unit of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., a bank affiliate of Wells Fargo & Company. Wells Fargo Private Bank and Abbot Downing provide products and services through Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. and its various affiliates and subsidiaries.

Brokerage products and services are offered through Wells Fargo Advisors. Wells Fargo Advisors is a trade name used by Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC (WFCS) and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC, Members SIPC, separate registered broker-dealers and non-bank affiliates of Wells Fargo & Company.

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