Norton Reamer is President of Unicorn Corporation based in Boston. Unicorn performs investment management industry research and consulting. He is a former chief investment officer and CEO of Putnam Investments. He then founded, and for twenty years ran, United Asset Management. It acquired over 50 investment managers and reached $200 billion in assets under management. In 2003, he founded and led Asset Management Finance which invested in 21 investment managers with $80 billion in AUM. Each firm was a leader in its investment approach and organizational structure. Additionally, for 22 years he was an independent Trustee/Director of the Eaton Vance mutual funds and served as Chairman of the Audit Committee. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
Jesse Downing is a graduate of Harvard College, where he studied economics and mathematics. He currently works at an investment management firm in Boston.