John L. Schaefer, CFA

Principal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

John L. Schaefer, CFA, is a Principal, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at AAM with 30 years of investment experience. John oversees all functions within the firm and manages a number of P&C and Life insurance company portfolios for AAM clients.

John joined AAM after working as Managing Director of the Insurance Asset Management unit of Zurich Scudder Investments (ZSI). John was responsible for eight Portfolio Managers in the management of $82 billion of insurance assets at ZSI. Prior to joining ZSI in 1988, Schaefer worked as an investment analyst at the Progressive Corporation and was a senior auditor at Deloitte & Touche. John earned a BBA from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the University of Chicago.