SUPPLYING DEMAND: REAL MONEY INVESTOR PANEL : John Di Paolo
John Di Paolo, CFA, FSA is a Principal on Prudential Fixed Income's Structured Product Research Team. Mr. Di Paolo leads a team primarily responsible for credit research and structural review for nearly 300 collateralized loan obligations, esoteric asset-backed securities (ABS), auto-related ABS, and commercial ABS valued at approximately $7 billion as of March 31, 2013. In total, Prudential Fixed Income had $40 billion in structured product assets under management as of March 31, 2013. Mr. Di Paolo joined the Structured Product Research Team in 1998 following six years in Prudential's Actuarial Leadership Development Program. Mr. Di Paolo received a BS with honors in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and both a BA with honors and an MA in Regional Science from the University of Pennsylvania. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA).