Michael ThomasSenior Portfolio Manager
Director of Research
Michael L. Thomas, MBA, Senior Portfolio Manager and Director of Research, joined Advisor Resource Council in 2020 from Falcon Point Capital, LLC where he was a Senior Portfolio Manager and one of the founding partners.
Mr. Thomas managed more than $1 billion in assets across both small cap equity and high yield strategies for some of the top pension funds and asset allocators in the U.S. and in Europe including Russell Investments while also working with several smaller pension plans, foundations, endowments, and high net worth individuals.
Prior to joining Falcon Point, he worked as part of a team managing small cap equity strategies for Dresdner RCM Global Investors (now part of Allianz Global Investors). Mr. Thomas also worked as a sell side research analyst covering various segments of the computer services industry for both Salomon Smith Barney and Montgomery Securities and as a consultant for Andersen Consulting (now known as Accenture).
Mr. Thomas earned a B.A., Magna Cum Laude in Finance from Loyola University in Maryland and an MBA with Honors from Columbia Business School.