Timothy J. Runnalls, CFA, is the Senior Director of Real Assets. He has oversight of the public and private securities making up the real asset and commodity strategies. His primary responsibilities include manager selection and ongoing portfolio management, and he has 17 years of investment industry experience.
Prior to joining Ascension Investment Management in 2011, Mr. Runnalls served as a Senior Research Analyst at Summit Strategies Group where he was responsible for analyzing, monitoring and recommending real asset and commodity investments. Prior to joining Summit Strategies Group in 2007, he was Assistant Vice President at Tortoise Capital Advisors where he was responsible for analyzing both public (MLPs) and private energy infrastructure-related investments. Prior to joining Tortoise Capital Advisors in 2006, he was Assistant Vice President at Stifel Nicolaus where he worked in the Energy Investment Banking Group and was responsible for new capital issuances and financial advisory services.
Mr. Runnalls earned his BSBA and MBA from Washington University in St. Louis and is a CFA charter holder.