Michael Andeberhan is a Lecturer at NYU’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service.
Michael Andeberhan is an Executive Director at MSCI, where he leads engagement with institutional consultants on behalf of MSCI’s equity, fixed income, and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) product suite. In addition, he is a member of the 401K Investment Committee, Executive Diversity Council, and cofounder of MSCI's Black Leadership Network.
Prior to joining MSCI, Michael was Vice President at Callan Associates, where he advised institutional investors on strategic planning, asset allocation, and investment manager selection. Previously, he was a consultant and researcher at Verus Investments, an investment consultant with over $400 billion in assets, where he advised clients and led research on factor investing, endowment spending policy, and capital market assumptions. Michael began his career as an Associate at HighMark Capital Management.
Born in Asmara, Eritrea and raised in Seattle, Michael earned a BA from Washington State University, MS from the University of Utah, and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designations. Michael is a member of the CFA Institute, CAIA Association, and the Defined Contribution Institutional Investment Association, where he serves as Vice Chair for Diversity & Inclusion and sits on the Executive Committee. He is active in several nonprofits focused on underserved communities including Oliver Scholars, Rising Leaders, and a Board Member at Habesha Networks, an organization providing professional development, education, and mental health support to Eritrean and Ethiopian youth.