Linda Pietronigro CFA
Senior Client Services Specialist
Year joined Shields & Co.: 2004
After spending most of her career in equity research, Linda joined Shields & Company (now Wellington Shields & Co, LLC) in 2004 as a Research Assistant to two securities analysts and later transitioned into the role of Client Services Specialist. Linda enjoys working with both clients and their Wellington Shields’ financial advisors to ensure that all those involved have a positive experience. Linda assists senior management and advisors on many special projects leveraging her deep knowledge of Excel and the Advent software. She also edits the weekly technical analysis newsletter, Equities Perspective.
Previous Experience/Career Highlights:
Linda worked in the Equity Research department at Schroders (previously Wertheim & Co.) from 1977-2000, initially as a research assistant and then as the chief statistician, responsible for two monthly publications and managing statistical support and databases for the department. When the firm was sold in 2000, she decided to spend some time at home with her daughter before rejoining the workplace in 2004.
Education and Certifications:
- Baruch College, B.B.A. – Finance
- Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®)
Other Interests and/or affiliations:
- Spending time with her family, engaging in lively debates about current events and politics
- Her two rescue cats, Leo and Peanut
- Films, old and new