Mr. McNamara joined Impala in 2008. Mr. McNamara is a SENIOR ANALYST with primary coverage of energy companies. Prior to joining Impala, Mr. McNamara was a Portfolio Manager/Managing Director at FrontPoint Stadia Morgan Stanley. From 2003-2006, he was an Analyst/Portfolio Manager for Moore Capital Management. From 2002-2003, he was an Analyst Sector Head for Andor Capital. From 2000-2002, he was an Analyst for Maverick Capital. Prior to his time as a manager, Mr. McNamara spent 6 years as a senior metals & mining analyst at Kidder Peabody and CIBC Oppenheimer. During his years as an analyst, Mr. McNamara was ranked as a top analyst by Institutional Investor Magazine.*
Mr. McNamara received a B.A. in History from Providence College. He also attended the Henry Krumb School of Mines, Columbia University as a non-matriculated student.
*Institutional Investor sends questionnaires covering various categories and investment sectors to the directors of research and the CIOs of major money management firms, institutional investors and analysts and portfolio managers at top institutions. Rankings are determined strictly by using numerical scores. The votes awarded to each analyst are weighted based on the size of the institution responding and the place it awarded to that analyst (first, second, third or fourth).