Philip McDonald joined Symmetry in April of 2010. Prior to joining Symmetry, he held several international investment management positions at Prudential Capital Group and worked as an internal consultant for The Hartford Financial Services Group. Mr. McDonald received his BS in International Finance & Commerce from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and his MBA in Finance and Venture Consulting from the University of Connecticut. He became a CFA charterholder in 2003, a CAIA charterholder in 2012, and a CIPM designation holder in 2011. He has served as Symmetry’s Associate Director of Research and Director of Fixed Income and Alternatives prior to being named the Director of Investments in 2017.