Michael Oliver Weinberg

Chief Investment Strategist,

Protege Partners

Michael is the Chief Investment Strategist at Protege Partners, where he is a Senior Managing Director, and on the investment, risk and management Committees. Michael is also an adjunct Associate Professor of Economics and Finance at Columbia Business School, where he teaches Institutional Investing: Alternatives in Pension Plans, an advanced MBA course that he created. 


He spent nine years at FRM, a multi-strategy hedge fund solutions provider where he was a portfolio manager and headed the global equity business. Prior to that, Michael was a portfolio manager at Soros, the macro fund and family office, and at Credit Suisse First Boston. Before that, he was a Real Estate analyst at Dean Witter.

Michael is an advisory board member for the NYU Stern Investment Management and Research Society, Woodlake Group, PeerIQ and YJP, a young professional organization. He is a member of AIMA's Research Committee and will join its board in September 2016. Michael is a member of The Economic Club of New York, the NYU Family Office Council and the Money Marketeers. He is a volunteer at the Columbia Business School Hermes Society, and the Chair of the Value Investing Committee at NYSSA. Michael is a published author, having written articles for The New York Times, Institutional Investor, CFA Institute and CAIA.