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    Alexander Cooke

    Alexander R. Cooke

    Founder of Optimist Capital

    Managing Director

    Chief Investment Officer

    Registered Investment Adviser

    Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level II Candidate

    Fairfield University B.S. Finance & Accounting

    Investment Experience: 20 years

    Fairfield Bush & Co. 2005-2017

    • Director of Portfolio Management

    Phoenix Cos., 2002-2004

    • Head Fixed Income Trader

    Mutual Inc., 1998-2002

    • Retirement Plan Administrator & Registered Rep

    Outside Activities:

    • Executive Trustee - Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce
    • Licensed Foster Parent - State of Florida
    • Approved CPA Continuing Education Provider in Wealth Management
    • Ambassador - Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce

    Alexander lives in Juno Beach, Florida. When not working with clients, you may find him on the Lacrosse field, golf course, or open ocean. He is a lifelong sailor having competed to the highest levels in various sailboats.