Michael Taylor, CFA
Investment Strategy Analyst
Wells Fargo Investment Institute
Wells Fargo & Company
Michael Taylor is an investment strategy analyst for Wells Fargo Investment Institute (WFII), a subsidiary of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., which is focused on delivering the highest quality investment expertise and advice to help investors manage risk and succeed financially. WFII serves Wells Fargo Wealth and Investment Management, a division of Wells Fargo & Company comprised of Wells Fargo Private Bank and Wells Fargo Advisors businesses.
In his current role, Mr. Taylor focuses on global asset allocation strategy as well as economic and market analysis. His work contributes to WFII publications. Mr. Taylor has more than 20 years of experience in financial services and has spent the past 18 years at Wells Fargo in various roles within wealth and brokerage.
Mr. Taylor earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Minnesota Institute of Technology, both a Bachelor of Arts in Chinese and a Bachelor of Arts in Russian from the University of Minnesota College of Liberal Arts, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management. During his undergraduate and graduate coursework, he studied at Nankai University in Tianjin and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business in Shanghai. Mr. Taylor is a CFA® charterholder and member of the CFA® Houston Society. He is based in Houston.
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