Ms. Mortillaro is an Investment Counselor at Fisher Investments. As an Investment Counselor, Vanessa acts as a liaison between the Firm's Investment Policy Committee and its high net worth clients by keeping them fully informed of the Firm's market views and portfolio strategy. Prior to Fisher Investments, Vanessa was an Associate at J.P. Morgan Chase working with the Private Bank's Investor Community - Bankers, Investor Relations, Client Service, and Marketing teams. She worked on the Private Bank’s global suite of alternative investment products from an array of managers of private equities, hedge funds, real estate funds, and exchange funds. Earlier in her career, Vanessa was an Associate at Morgan Stanley where she was responsible for the tracking and management reporting functions for all of the Firm’s Investment Banking M&A deals. Vanessa had an accelerated graduation with honors, and received a B.A. in Finance with concentrations in Economics and Spanish from the Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University. Currently, she is a Level 2 CFA Candidate and holds the Series 7 and 63 licenses.