Michael Maestas, CPA, CFA®

Managing Director, Investment Oversight
Michael Maestas

Michael brings over 20 years of investment analysis and capital markets experience to Schwab Charitable as the Managing Director of Investment Oversight. He previously served within Charles Schwab & Co., Inc., as Managing Director responsible for Alternative Investment Due Diligence. Prior to his time with Schwab, Michael was a long/short equity analyst at Avalon Global Asset Management and was also the firm's CCO. Earlier in his career, Michael was an equity research analyst at Merrill Lynch and Bank of America Securities. He has also been an Adjunct Professor at University of San Francisco and St. Mary's College, instructing courses in Derivative Markets, Equity Valuation, and Advanced Financial Statement Analysis. He has an MBA from Columbia University, a BSBA in Accounting from Bucknell University, and holds both the Certified Public Accountant and the Chartered Financial Analyst designations.