All opinions expressed by Thomas Brigandi on this website are solely Brigandi’s opinions and do not reflect the opinions of any of his affiliations (Last Article: Feb. 27, 2012). Thomas Brigandi is an associate analyst in the Global Project and Infrastructure Finance Group at Moody's, where he covers public power, power generation projects, toll-roads, airports, ports, project finance and public-private partnerships, across the Americas. Additionally, Brigandi serves on Moody's public pension task force. In the past, Brigandi worked at the US$150 BN NYC Pension Fund, where he focused on the energy and natural resources sectors and reported directly to the chief investment officer. Brigandi, the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA) 2015 Volunteer of the Year and 2013 Young Investment Professional Award recipient, has organized over 25 NYSSA conferences that were attended by over 4,000 investment professionals. While serving as the Vice President and Director of Global Volunteers of the American Foundation for African Children's Education, Brigandi was the lead organizer of the NASDAQ Closing Bell Ceremony on Sept 23, 2011, hosted for the President of Sierra Leone, Dr. Ernest Koroma. Brigandi has cultivated personal relationships with thousands of asset owner, buy-side & sell-side investment professionals globally and maintains over 6,500 connections on LinkedIn.