John McGinn is a results-driven finance professional with a strong academic background and a diverse range of experience in the financial industry. With a dual degree in Finance and Economics from Marist College, John has honed his skills in both asset management and institutional trading. Prior to joining LTI, he worked in the asset management arm of AIG, where he served as a Markets Specialist. Over a span of three and a half years, he primarily focused on equity markets, analyzing investment opportunities, and providing valuable insights to optimize portfolio performance. During the challenging period of the pandemic, John adapted swiftly to the changing landscape and continued his career as an Equity Trader on behalf of hedge funds at BTIG. His technical understanding and market knowledge allowed him to navigate volatile markets and deliver favorable results to clients. He recently joined Laffer Tengler as a Securities Analyst and is pursuing his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. He is committed to leveraging his expertise to contribute significantly to the team’s successful track record.
In his free time, John enjoys traveling, playing basketball, strumming his guitar, and engaging in strategic games such as chess.