In his current role as both CIOO & CISO, Evan
Fire, oversees the Portfolio Accounting, Portfolio Implementation, Trading and
Settlement, and Information Technology groups. An impassioned leader, with a
reverence for the pursuit of excellence and an unwavering commitment to
teamwork; he carefully balances the ever-changing global relationship between
corporate operations, IT and cyber security. Throughout his career, Mr. Fire
has helped Pzena Investment Management by implementing innovative,
technology-first, solutions designed to create operational efficiency and has been
instrumental in developing strategy to meet growing regulatory demands. Mr.
Fire joined Pzena Investment Management in 2003 where he steadily ascended
through the ranks attacking each new role with vigor. First as Manager of
Operations & Administration, and eventually as the Head of Operations and
Technology, he maintained responsibility for building, training, and leading
the operations team while cultivating the development and implementation of the
company’s IT infrastructure and cybersecurity program. Prior to joining Pzena
Investment Management, Mr. Fire worked as a client service representative at
Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., Inc. as well as a relationship management
assistant at Brown Brothers Harriman responsible for individually managed private
accounts. He earned a B.S. in Management and Finance from the Honors School of
Management Honors Program at Binghamton University.
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