Department of Political Science

College of Letters & Science

Marisa Mackey

B.S. Political Science & Economics 1999

Marisa Mackey runs the Accounting & Financial Analysis research practice area at Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG), and is responsible for building the firm's Learning & Development Solutions business targeting financial services firms. Prior to GLG, Marisa served as Director of Americas for Adkins Matchett & Toy (AMT), a global financial training firm catering to investment banks and investment management firms.

Prior to AMT, Marisa was a Credit Analyst for Tudor Investment Corporation’s emerging markets fixed income strategy.  She was responsible for expansion and ongoing monitoring of corporate and real estate investments located in Asia, Eastern Europe and Latin America.  Marisa joined Tudor from the Investment Banking Division of Lehman Brothers where she served as a Senior Associate in the Communications & Media Group, and gained significant experience working on mid- and large-cap transactions in the equity, fixed-income and M&A markets.  

Marisa began her career at W. P. Carey & Co., a publicly-listed real estate investment firm.Marisa earned her BS in Political Science and Economics with Honors from the University of Wisconsin, and her MBA from Columbia Business School. She served as Co-Captain for the Badgers' top-five nationally ranked varsity volleyball team.