Ross is experienced in the capital markets, with more than a decade focused on fixed income portfolio management, trading, and product development. Ross began his career at Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO). While there he worked in multiple capacities, first in business development and investment consultant coverage and later working on the Emerging Markets trading desk. Ross then joined Ascent Investment Partners, a boutique fixed income manager in St. Louis. While there, he led the business development effort, growing the firm to over $1bn in assets under management. In addition, he was the lead Portfolio Manager for all of the firm’s tax exempt portfolios responsible for research, trading and oversight of more than a half a billion in assets. Ross joined Rockwood in July of 2019.
Ross earned a BSBA in Finance as well as minors in Economics and Philosophy from the University of Missouri. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst.