Investment Team Spotlight: Co-PM, Donald Elefson, CFA and Analyst, Tyler Gaylord celebrate 10 Years at Axiom

Axiom is pleased to celebrate the 10 year anniversaries of Donald Elefson, CFA, and Tyler Gaylord at Axiom. Both are partners in the firm, and serve as valued members of the investment team.

Don is a Co-Portfolio Manager to the Axiom Emerging Markets Equity Strategy.  Prior to joining the firm, he was a Portfolio Manager for the Frontier Emerging Markets equity portfolio at Harding Loevner.  Previously, Don was Portfolio Manager for Emerging Markets Equities with US Trust and Smith Barney Asset Management.  Don has the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst and holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Washington.  He also serves on the Advisory Board for the Muslim Coalition of America. In his free time, Don enjoys playing golf and guitar.

Tyler Gaylord is a Vice President and Research Analyst on Axiom’s investment team, covering the financials sector. Prior to joining Axiom, Tyler was an Equity Research Analyst at Fidelity Management and Research and a Fund Accountant at Bank of New York.  Tyler holds a B.S., Business Administration, cum laude from the University of Colorado and an M.B.A. from The Stern School of Business, New York University.