Leo Kelser, CFA

Leo Kelser, CFA

Sector Leader - Credit Research (Utilities & Midstream)

Leo Kelser is a sector leader covering high-yield power and midstream companies. He is the lead for the utilities & midstream credit research team and also serves as portfolio manager for MetLife Investment Management’s (MIM) MLP equity portfolio. Kelser joined MIM in 2006.

Prior to joining MIM, Kelser worked at Merrill Lynch for 11 years as a director and fixed income research analyst. He also worked at Kidder, Peabody for nine years. Kelser was recognized as a member of the Institutional Investor All American Fixed-Income Research Team for eight years.

Kelser received a Dual Degree in economics and political science from the Wharton School and the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania. He has an MBA from New York University and is a CFA® charterholder.