Sean is a Managing Director at Credit Suisse in the Asset Management Division, which is responsible for $400 billion of AUM. Sean is Chief Operating Officer for the Americas, where his responsibilities cover operational and governance oversight for the region, including regional strategy, business development, and product development, distribution coordination and strategy, risk controls, regulatory change, and operations. He is a member of the AM Management Committee. Sean began his career as a Financial Economist at the U.S. Treasury Department in Washington, DC, working on federal debt financing policy and financial markets initiatives. He also worked on counterfeit deterrence and the first redesign of U.S. currency in more than 60 years. He is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Montclair Community Pre-K in Montclair, NJ, a non-profit public/private partnership dedicated to providing high-quality education to all young children in the community regardless of financial means. He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Notre Dame and undergraduate degrees in Economics and Business Administration from Benedictine College.