Nancy Mueller Handal is a Senior Managing Director and the Head of Global Structured Products. The group consists of the following units: Structured Finance, Alternative Investments and Index Strategies. Alternative Investments includes a global portfolio of limited partnership investments in hedge funds and private equity funds as well as direct mezzanine and equity co-investments. Structured finance includes a portfolio of Domestic and International ABS, CMBS, RMBS and Residential Mortgage Loans. Index Strategies includes both Fixed Income and Equity index accounts.
Prior to leading the Structured Products Group, Nancy was the head of the Global Structured Finance group at MetLife. Since joining MetLife Investments in 2000, she advanced through positions of increasing responsibility within Structured Finance including the Head of RMBS, Agency and Non Agency RMBS trader and portfolio manager, and Global ABS credit analyst. Nancy is very active in providing the Structured Finance Investor viewpoint and working to improve Investor rights and alignment for both legacy and new issue securities.
Nancy is a Chartered Financial Analyst, a member of the NYSSA and the Womens Bond Club. She is the Executive Sponsor of Families at MetLife and a member of MetLifes Organizational Health Council.
Nancy earned her B.A. in Economics and Philosophy from The University of Michigan and MBA in Finance and Accounting, from The University of Rochesters Simon School of Business.