Thomas Mansley ’89, MBA ’90
Chief Investment Officer
Singleterry Mansley Asset Management Company, LLC
Mr. Mansley serves as the Chief Investment Officer of Singleterry Mansley Asset Management Company, LLC. Prior to joining SMAMC in 2008, Tom Mansley was a Managing Director and Head of Structured Products at Seix Advisors, an asset management subsidiary of SunTrust with $21 billion of fixed income assets under management. He established the investment process for structured products and developed the risk and analytical systems to support the business. The team that he managed produced a profitable 2007 despite difficult market conditions.
Mr. Mansley spent seven years at WestLB where he was an Executive Director and portfolio manager on the team responsible for $35 billion of fixed income securities. He initially joined as Director, Risk Management in 2000, building the risk management infrastructure, evaluating counterparty risks, approving new products, and reporting to senior management and the board of directors. In 2003, he moved to portfolio management, analyzing and trading the fixed income portfolio in both cash and synthetic forms, including residential mortgages, commercial mortgages, asset-backed securities, and credit default swaps. He was responsible for the evaluation of external asset managers and also led the modeling efforts covering the residential, corporate, and commercial sectors.
Mr. Mansley was also a portfolio manager at Singleterry & Company, and a trader at Credit Suisse, where he held positions on the trading desk making markets in mortgage derivatives as well as in the proprietary investing department, where he focused on mortgage-backed securities. In 1989 he began his career at Chase Manhattan Bank in the risk management department, responsible for consumer credit. He concluded his seven year tenure at the bank in fixed income analysis, trading, and portfolio management at Chase Asset Management.
Mr. Mansley is a Chartered Financial Analyst, and holds a BS in mathematics and computer science from Pace University, a MBA from Pace University, and a MS in mathematics from the Courant Institute at New York University. He has also held Series 7 and 63 licenses.