Mohannad Aama, CFP®, FRM is the Chief Investment Officer and senior Portfolio Manager at Beam Capital Management. His responsibilities cover overseeing investment research, portfolio construction and risk management. Mohannad is the portfolio manager of the Beam Capital Management Blockchain Leaders Separately Managed Account strategy.
Mohannad has been a speaker at numerous asset management and investment conferences, both nationally and internationally, and has made regular media appearances or was quoted in PBS, Bloomberg, NY Times, Reuters, CNBC, BBC, and other media outlets discussing his views and outlook for the US economy and global financial markets. Mohannad is currently a Fellow at the Foreign Policy Association and a member of the board of directors at several New York City-area 501(c)3 not-for-profit organizations.
Mohannad earned a B.A. in Economics from Brooklyn College in New York City and an MBA in Finance and Accounting from the Simon Graduate School of Business at the University of Rochester in New York State. He also holds the CFP® certification given by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc as well as the designation of Financial Risk Manager (FRM) given by the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP).