Lecturer and 2016 Robert A. Fox Executive-in-Residence
A UC Davis alumnus and investment industry leader, Lecturer Eamonn Dolan served as chief investment officer and managing director of CM Capital, where he was responsible for asset allocation, strategy formulation, portfolio management, manager selection, process design, and leading the investment team. Dolan is a chartered financial analyst and a chartered investment counselor.
Before joining CM Capital, Dolan was chief investment officer and managing director of Dresdner RCM Global Investors’ $19 billion global fixed income division. He chaired investment committees, developed portfolio strategies, and managed portfolios for pension, endowment and foundation clients.
Earlier in his career, Dolan managed fixed income and synthetic equity portfolios as vice president and portfolio manager at PIMCO. He also led the firm’s analysis of U.S. monetary policy.
Dolan has served on the UC Davis Foundation since 2006, including multiple terms as trustee, member of the Executive Committee, and chair of the Finance and Investment Committee. During his tenure as chair of the Finance and Investment Committee, he and his colleagues successfully implemented an innovative approach to investing the foundation’s $300+ million endowment portfolio and developed guiding principles and new processes to strengthen the foundation’s finances.
At the UC Davis Graduate School of Management Dolan serves on the Dean’s Advisory Council. He and with his wife, Kathleen Dolan, established an endowed scholarship award that supports MBA students who have overcome significant financial hardships or other obstacles. For his commitment of time, energy, and leadership, Dolan was honored with the 2015 UC Davis Aggie Service Award.
Dolan earned his M.S. in management, with a concentration in finance, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and received his B.S. in managerial economics from UC Davis.