Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

Overlooking the Chicago River

Meet the Team

John Bright

Senior Portfolio Manager - Disciplined Equity
Great Lakes Advisors
CFA®

John D. Bright is a Senior Portfolio Manager on the Disciplined Equity team, focusing on portfolio construction for tax-managed strategies. Prior to joining the firm in 2002, John began his investment career with Investment Advisory Services, a division of Raymond James Financial, in 1998. As a Senior Trading Associate, he was responsible for block and individual account trading as well as portfolio management review.

Education and Professional Credentials 

  • Industry Start: 1998
  • University of South Florida, BS
  • Certified Financial Analyst, CFA®
  • FINRA Series 7, 24, 55, 63, and 65 registrations