Jonathan Liggett, CFA, is a Partner and Portfolio Manager for JL Squared Group, LLC (JLS) in Philadelphia, PA. JLS is an investment advisorfounded in 2003 by Jonathan Lubert to provide manager selection, access, oversight and diversification to its institutional and high net worth clients.
Previously, Mr. Liggett served as a portfolio manager for Pharo Management LLC in New York. Mr. Liggett joined Pharo Management as an analyst in 2002, where he helped build the operations group, held responsibility for daily profit and loss analysis, and built risk systems for the firm. In September of 2004, Liggett was promoted to a portfolio manager. In this role, he constructed portfolios in currencies, interest rates, credit, equities and commodities in several emerging markets. Prior to Pharo Management, Liggett was an investment banker at Bear Stearns & Co.
Mr. Liggett served on the Board of Trustees for Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York City as its investment committee chair. Liggett holds a Bachelors of Science degree with Honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with majors in both Business and Economics. He is a CFA charterholder.