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Former Towers Watson Research Expert Bolsters De Novo Firm

BOSTON and NEW YORK – June 3, 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 Marilyn Rowland has joined the firm as Senior Portfolio Strategist. In this role, Rowland will focus on manager research and portfolio development.

“As we grow the firm, Marilyn will be an invaluable resource to our clients in providing tailored portfolio solutions to address their toughest challenges,” said Chris DeMeo, Partner and Co-Founder of Nu Paradigm. “Marilyn brings an impressive investment pedigree, having held senior positions with a number of leading firms, and she has a deep understanding of how to apply quantitative and qualitative analysis to portfolio construction. We welcome her to Nu Paradigm.”

“We are excited to add a professional of Marilyn’s caliber,” said Russell O’Brien, Partner and Co-Founder of Nu Paradigm. “We will continue to build out our team with quality people as appropriate, given the strong interest we are seeing in the market.

Prior to joining Nu Paradigm, Rowland was a Senior Manager Research Analyst at Towers Watson, participating in manager due diligence, investment manager selection, and global research. Before that, she was a Senior Analyst with Evaluation Associates (now Mercer), focusing on domestic equities and research. Previously, Rowland honed her research and analytical skills with USI Consulting Group as an investment analyst, qualifying retail mutual funds, including domestic, international and fixed income managers.

“I am very excited to join Nu Paradigm and play an important role in implementing high-quality investment solutions for clients through the firm’s distinct, flexible approach that neutralizes common industry obstacles,” Rowland said.

Rowland received her B.S. in Finance with a minor in Economics from Quinnipiac University, where she is a frequent speaker and a mentor to recent finance graduates. She holds the FINRA Series 66 license and passed the FINRA Series 7 exam.

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.

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