Michael Tarkan
CFA & Director of ResearchCompass Point Research & Trading, LLC
Michael Tarkan is the Director of Research and a Senior Analyst covering the Consumer Finance and Education Services sectors at Compass Point, a premier independent, full-service investment bank founded in 2007 by industry experts to fill a niche in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Compass Point in 2012, Michael was a Senior Analyst at Topeka Capital Markets and FBR Capital Markets. Previously, he served as Associate Analyst at Citigroup Global Markets covering the Regional Banks, Insurance, and Asset Manager industries. Michael began his career at Mercer Consulting as an Actuarial Analyst.

Michael earned his B.A. in Mathematics and Economics in 2002 from Emory University and is a CFA® charterholder.

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