John Gallo
Finance • CU Real Estate Center

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John has thirty years in business academia teaching graduate and undergraduate finance and real estate courses. He received a PhD in Finance and an MBA from the University of Texas at Arlington, and a BS from the University of Iowa. He was previously at the University of Iowa Tippie College of Business before joining CU-Boulder in 2018. His research has been published in financial journals including Real Estate Economics, Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Journal of Real Estate Research, Journal of Portfolio Management, Financial Analysts Journal, Journal of Banking and Finance, and Journal of Financial Services Research. He also has over twenty-five years of experience in the investment industry serving as a portfolio manager, research analyst, and financial advisor. He currently is Chief Investment Officer for Liberty Partners Financial Services, LLC, a Charleston, SC based FINRA member broker-dealer and Registered Investment Advisor as well as Chief Compliance Officer for Aeneas Capital, LLC, a Hong Kong based FINRA member brokerdealer. John holds the Chartered Financial Analyst and the Certified Financial Planner professional designations in addition to six FINRA securities licenses.