NEEDHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Beaumont Capital Management (BCM), a leading provider of tactical, ETF-based investment solutions, today announced the hiring of Eric Biegeleisen, CFA, for the new role of Director of Quantitative Research, effective June 16, 2016. In addition to leading the quantitative analysis, Biegeleisen will also manage several future investment portfolios created for BCM. Biegeleisen’s deep analytics experience will expand BCM’s capabilities and investment strategies at a time of significant growth in the firm. BCM’s assets under management and administration have experienced a threefold increase over the past two years to more than $2.8 billion.
“Eric is recognized in the industry as an innovative investment strategist and quantitative theorist, and we are thrilled to have him join our team,” said Dave Haviland, Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager of BCM. “Eric will oversee and lead our quantitative team focusing on the development of new rules-based investment strategies and continue to serve as a thought leader in the industry. With Eric on board, we are better positioned to capitalize on areas that align with our defensive approach and commitment to comprehensive research.”
Biegeleisen joins BCM from Broadmeadow Capital, LLC, which he co-founded in 2014 and served as Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager. Previously, Biegeleisen worked for Windhaven Investment Management as a Senior Investment Analyst and then Director of Research, specifically leading the firm’s quantitative modeling, product due diligence and portfolio structuring.
“The opportunity to join a firm as well-regarded and fast-growing as Beaumont Capital Management is tremendously exciting,” said Biegeleisen. “I look forward to further contributing to the team’s research efforts and strong lineup of products, in addition to providing new strategies. BCM’s thoughtful, defensive and client-first philosophy aligns with my personal investment principles, and I am eager to continuing to build on that legacy.”
Before joining the investment industry, Biegeleisen was an engineer for General Dynamics and Textron, working to develop next-generation communications and defense solutions. Biegeleisen earned his B.S. in electrical engineering from Trinity College in Hartford, CT, an M.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California and an MBA from Boston University’s Questrom School of Business. Biegeleisen also became a CFA charterholder in 2011.
About Beaumont Capital Management (BCM)
Beaumont Capital Management provides tactical, growth strategies to advisors, institutions and retirement plan providers. BCM’s rules-based, defensive-oriented investment solutions seek to provide growth while avoiding large bear market losses. The firm’s tactical, ETF-based portfolios offer cost-effective, active management for virtually any investor. All eligible BCM strategies are independently GIPS verified and the TDFs are DALBAR certified. Created in 2009, BCM is a separate division of Beaumont Financial Partners, which traces its history back to 1981. The firm has nearly $4 billion in AUM & AUA as of 3/31/16. For more information, visit www.investbcm.com.