Mary Storrs has more than 30 years of experience in the investment management industry. She has been with Cutter Associates for more than 20 years, first as a consultant focusing on front office projects, and then with CutterResearch since its inception. Mary has authored CutterResearch reports on many topics, including trading, portfolio management, transaction cost analysis, investment research management, and market data systems. She led the Research division, and the Benchmarking team for eight years, overseeing all content development and helping members understand their capabilities compared to industry peers and best practices. She assumed leadership of Strategy in 2019 and is responsible for spearheading firm-wide management programs. Mary holds a B.S. from Boston College and an M.B.A. from Babson College.
Subramanian brings over 25 years of industry experience in investment management and technology solutions to Cutter Associates, where he heads the Public Funds practice, providing thought leadership, strategic and tactical advice to public pension funds, endowments, and sovereign wealth funds.
In addition to public funds, Shankar has significant experience with buy side asset management firms, insurance firms, across public and private markets. He brings a deep understanding of the full investment life cycle from Portfolio Management and Trading through middle and back office processes and technologies. He is a regular featured speaker at Cutter Associates member events.
Shankar previously held senior consulting roles at PriceWaterhouseCoopers and IBM. Shankar earned his B.S. from the Indian Institute of Technology and his M.B.A. from the Indian Institute of Management.
Mindy Guthrie is Associate Director – Strategy & Innovation at Invesco, where she is responsible for Advanced Analytics. She joined the firm in 2000. Mindy and her team are responsible for providing advanced analytics capabilities throughout all functional areas of the firm including Investments, Distribution, and Enterprise Systems. Mindy is also responsible for the technology supporting the analytics space including visualization tools, statistical modeling tools, and big data platforms. Prior to joining Invesco, Mindy spent two years at Deloitte Consulting. Mindy earned her B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Texas A&M University.
Denise Murphy is the department head for the retail data and cloud based technology program that enables analytic capabilities, artificial intelligence/machine learning, enhanced client experiences, improved business outcomes, and meeting regulatory & compliance needs.
Denise joined Vanguard in 1996 and has held many leadership positions. She has been the department head for data, testing, the User Center Design,and Business Requirements areas. Prior to becoming a department head she supported many different delivery programs in SI.
Denise earned a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Miami, M.S. in Marketing from Saint Joseph’s University, and is currently pursuing a M.S. in Business Intelligence and Analytics from St. Joseph’s University. She is also a certified AWS Cloud Practitioner.