Nicholas Travaglino is a managing director and fixed income portfolio manager for the TIAA organization. Mr. Travaglino holds responsibility for investment strategy and security selection as the lead portfolio manager for multiple mandates within TIAA’s Agency MBS portfolio. He is also the co-portfolio manager for TIAA’s inflation-linked bond investment strategies. Mr. Travaglino joined TIAA in 2014.
Mr. Travaglino has 19 years of investment experience. Prior to joining TIAA, he worked for Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets, where he managed a $2 billion Agency MBS position within RBC’s proprietary trading unit. He also worked for Citigroup Global Markets, where he was responsible for positioning and trading Citi’s long duration CMO book. Mr. Travaglino began his career in portfolio management at Freddie Mac.Mr. Travaglino earned a B.S. in Commerce from the University of Virginia, concentrating in finance and marketing.