Nancy Mueller Handal, CFA
EVP, Senior Managing Director
Nancy Mueller Handal is a Senior Managing Director and the Head of Global Structured Products. The group consists of Structured Finance, Alternative Investments, Index Strategies and Fund Management Oversight. Alternative Investments includes a global portfolio of limited partnership investments in hedge funds and private equity funds as well as direct mezzanine and equity co-investments. Structured finance includes a portfolio of Domestic and International ABS, CMBS, RMBS and Residential Mortgage Loans. Index Strategies includes both Fixed Income and Equity index accounts.
Prior to leading the Structured Products Group, Nancy was the head of the Global Structured Finance group at MetLife. Since joining MetLife Investments in 2000, she advanced through positions of increasing responsibility within Structured Finance including the Head of RMBS, Agency and Non Agency RMBS trader and portfolio manager, and Global ABS credit analyst. Nancy is very active in providing the Structured Finance Investor viewpoint and working to improve Investor rights and alignment for both legacy and new issue securities.
Nancy is a Chartered Financial Analyst, a member of the NYSSA, the Women’s Bond Club and on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the Structured Finance Industry Group. She is the Executive Sponsor of Families at MetLife, a member of MetLife’s Diversity and Inclusion Council and a member of MetLife’s Organizational Health Council.
Nancy earned her B.A. in Economics and Philosophy from The University of Michigan and MBA in Finance and Accounting, from The University of Rochester’s Simon School of Business.