Our Leadership

Our Leadership

Robert Paniti, Chief Investment Officer

Robert Paniti is an economics major and a statistics and computer science minor at Drew University, Chief Investment Officer of the Fund, and President of the German Club. He is also a member of the Drew Men’s Soccer team. As CIO, Robert is responsible for managing the Fund’s portfolio and aiding Senior Analysts in industry research and stock pitches – along with organizing and running meetings. Robert enjoys staying up to date with how markets are performing, and loves analyzing their trends and predicting where they will move next.

Chatham Studer, Head of Research

Chatham is a double major in Economics and Spanish with a minor in business. As Head of Research, he oversees all research presented to the Fund, as well as help prepare and guide pitches for presentation. Chatham finds financial markets extremely interesting because you can see first hand how current events and expectations affect company valuations.


Zelyn Kwok, Senior Analyst: Consumer Discretionary and Consumer Staples

Zelyn Kwok is born and raised in Malaysia, and is currently a junior at Drew University majoring in Economics. She currently supervises a team of analysts covering the consumer staples and discretionary sectors. Zelyn interned last summer with Nasdaq’s Listings department, focusing on relationship management with financial sponsors behind private equity-backed IPOs.

Zach Luke, Senior Analyst: Healthcare and Telecommunications

Hello everyone, my name is Zach Luke and I am the Senior Analyst for the healthcare and telecommunications sector.  I am a senior here at Drew studying economics.  Outside of the Fund, I am a member of DEBS and Captain of the Drew Baseball team.  This past summer I was a finance and data science intern at AIG where I completed a lot of different projects including creating dashboards displaying key performance indicators, as well data manipulation in Python.  I am very excited to learn and grow with you all.

Mike Pettigrew, Senior Analyst Energy and Utilities

Senior Mike Pettigrew is an Economics major with a Mathematics minor. His extra-circulars include a wide array of experience and accomplishments including an internship as a Growth Equity Summer Associate Intern at Spring Mountain Capital where he conducted commercial due diligence on technology-enabled and healthcare companies, including industry and competitor analyses, forecasting future financial performance, research on addressable markets, capital requirements, and customer bases. This internship also included analyzing budget statements of portfolio companies. He has also participated in the Drew University Wall Street and the Economy Semester. Other Activities include Varsity Baseball Team, Drew University Mathematics Club, Vice President of Drew University Special Olympics Unified Sports, and Omicron Delta Epsilon (The International Economics Honor Society). 

Daniel Cossu, Senior Analyst

Danny is a senior at Drew covering the Technology and Materials sectors. He interned last summer with the Market Intelligence group at Labaton Sucharow as a research analyst investigating securities fraud. He enjoys the markets because it is an industry that is ever changing. Danny likes trying to identify where trends will move next. Not too long ago, few people would have believed that would have staying power Facebook, or that Google would be one of the most valuable names on the market.