NU PARADIGM INVESTMENT PARTNERS BUILDS OUT TEAM WITH ADDITION OF MARK P. BERGIN
Industry Expert with 30+ -Year Institutional Investor Background
BOSTON and NEW YORK – August , 2014 – Nu Paradigm Investment Partners, LLC, an investment firm launched this April as an alternative to the current landscape of “oCIO” providers, today announced that Mark P. Bergin has joined the firm as Managing Director, Business Development & Client Relations. Bergin brings more than 30 years of experience in managing institutional client relationships, investment portfolios and product development to the position.
“Mark impressed us with his deep experience and success in helping institutional investors solve their portfolio challenges throughout economic cycles. His proven track record of developing creative, custom-tailored products and client service platforms have translated into enhanced portfolio performance for many clients,” said Russell O’Brien, Partner and Co-Founder of Nu Paradigm. “More importantly, we felt there was instant and close philosophical alignment with how Nu Paradigm is approaching client relationships and solving investors’ toughest challenges.”
Bergin brings an extensive background gained with reputable firms including State Street Global Advisors, Shawmut Bank & Trust Corporation, Dean, Witter Reynolds and E.F. Hutton Corporation. Most recently, at State Street, Bergin was instrumental in building their Institutional Relationship Management Group’s client service platform. Additionally, he directed teams on the implementation of tailored solutions designed to enhance client portfolios. At Shawmut Bank & Trust Corporation, as Institutional Trust Officer, Bergin helped found their suburban investment centers. Bergin’s client experience at past firms spans Corporates, Public Funds, Taft-Hartley, Endowments and Foundations. Bergin is an attorney and is both Series 7 and 63 registered. He received his J.D. degree from Suffolk University Law School, and his undergraduate B.A. degree from Georgetown University.
“We are proud to have Mark join our team,” said Chris DeMeo, Partner and Co-founder of Nu Paradigm. “He brings not only an outstanding network of institutional relationships, but the highest level of professionalism, integrity, and a collaborative mindset to the firm – all qualities that are highly valued at Nu Paradigm and are integral to our culture and the firm’s continued success.
“I am very enthusiastic about teaming up with Nu Paradigm,” said Bergin. “With more than three decades of experience in the industry, it is exciting to join an investment firm that brings a truly differentiated approach to the manager-client relationship. Currently, investors are not getting the personalized service and solutions they deserve, and we’re about to change that.”
About Nu Paradigm Investment Partners
Nu Paradigm Investment Partners is an investment firm built to help investors solve their toughest portfolio challenges and achieve the success that they and their beneficiaries deserve. The firm enters every relationship without preconceived notions to ensure alignment with our clients, employing a collaborative, flexible approach to neutralize common obstacles that hinder a true partnership. Nu Paradigm delivers individually-tailored solutions that can range from strategic advice, to implementation for certain asset classes, to full outsourcing – all with a strong emphasis on reducing total costs.