Luke Lau is a highly experienced investment professional currently serving as the Director of Investment Grade Trading at Northwestern Mutual - Greater Milwaukee Group. With over 15 years of experience trading investment grade credit and another 7 years in high yield credit, Lau has built an impressive track record of outperforming benchmarks year after year. He spent his last 8 years at PPM America, where he contributed significantly to the firm's growth by playing a key role in improving performance. Lau holds an MBA in Finance, General from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management and a B.S. in Accounting and Finance from Northern Illinois University.
Prior to joining Northwestern Mutual, Lau held various positions in the financial services industry, including Vice President at Mesirow Financial, Investment Grade/High Yield Trading at PPM America, Associate Portfolio Management Analyst at Allstate, and Financial Consultant at Accenture. He is widely recognized for his expertise in fundamentals, technicals, and emotions in the marketplace.