Michael MacKinnon, MBA, CFA®

Michael MacKinnon, MBA, CFA®

Partner, Senior Portfolio Manager, and Director of Asset Management Group

Michael MacKinnon, MBA, CFA® plays a pivotal role at Altman Advisors, overseeing investment holdings, conducting research, and generating equity returns. As the Director of the firm’s products, he provides expert advice on portfolio news, market conditions, economic events, and opportunities in equity and alternative investments. His academic credentials include a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a focus on Accounting from the University of Notre Dame, a Master of Business Administration in Finance, Marketing, and Organizational Behavior from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, and he holds a Chartered Financial Analyst® designation.

A Boston native, Michael began his career as an auditor at Arthur Anderson, before moving to PPM America where he thrived as an Equity Research Analyst and Portfolio Manager, managing public equity strategies for global investors. His strong work ethic and focus are a daily inspiration to the team.

Beyond his professional commitments, Michael is deeply dedicated to his family, supporting his four children in their various academic, artistic, and athletic endeavors. A passionate sports fan, he enthusiastically cheers for his children at events. Along with his wife, he is actively involved in community service, volunteering at the Hephzibah Children’s Association in Oak Park, Illinois, where he contributes to the well-being of the community.