Mindshare 2018-05-04T09:31:17+00:00

Jefferson V. DeAngelis, CFA

Chief Investment Officer

Prior to co-founding Northwest Passage Capital Advisors, Mr. DeAngelis was a Senior Vice President of the Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, where he also served as President of Mason Street Advisors and the Chief Investment Officer of the Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. Over the course of a 25 year career at Northwestern Mutual and affiliated entities, Mr. DeAngelis held increasingly senior roles managing Northwestern Mutual’s general account and directing overall investment strategy. As President of Mason Street Advisors, he led a team of 80 investment professionals managing $110 billion in public fixed income and equity securities. Prior to joining Northwestern Mutual, Mr. DeAngelis was a Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Putnam Investments and Van Kampen Investments, where he managed high-yield investments, fixed income and multi-asset portfolios. Mr. DeAngelis received his B.A. from Carroll College and his M.B.A. from Marquette University. He has earned the right to use the CFA® designation.


  • B.A. from Carroll College
  • M.B.A. from Marquette University