Mr. Marchesi is the Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of DeMarche. As part of his leadership responsibilities, he chairs the DeMarche Manager Review Committee, which oversees the process of analyzing and selecting asset managers for client accounts. He also serves as the Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager for DeMarche’s discretionary OCIO affiliate, DMS. Before advancing to the position of CEO, Mr. Marchesi was a Senior Consultant and a leader of proprietary market research.
Prior to joining DeMarche, Mr. Marchesi served as vice president for American National Bank and Trust Company of Chicago, where he provided portfolio and relationship management for the private client group. Mr. Marchesi serves on the Kansas City Repertory Theatre Board of Directors and is a member of the board’s endowment and finance committees. Since 2014, Mr. Marchesi has served as a Leadership Exchange delegate for the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce. Prior community involvement includes serving as the grant-making chair of the Chicago Community Foundation’s Young Leaders Fund.
Mr. Marchesi earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Notre Dame. He is a CFA charterholder, having earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1997. He is a member of the CFA Institute, the CFA Society Kansas City, and the CFA Society Chicago. He holds FINRA Securities Licenses Series 6, 7, 24, and 63.