Peter Demirali joined Cumberland Advisors in 2002 as Portfolio Manager for the Taxable Bond style, and became a Managing Director in 2011. Mr. Demirali was a Senior Portfolio Manager at Smith Barney Asset Management from 1990 to 1999. In that position, he initiated a corporate bond component for taxable fixed-income portfolios.
From 1999 to 2002 he was a partner in Anval, Inc., a commercial real estate brokerage company, where he successfully developed new territories and clients for his firm. He traded zero-coupon bonds at Yamaichi International, a Japanese securities dealer, from 1987 to 1989. Mr. Demirali began his career at Chemical Bank where, from 1983 to 1987, he traded short and intermediate zero-coupon bonds and Treasuries.
His comments and analysis have appeared in Bloomberg Business News, Barron’s, the Wall Street Journal and The Bond Buyer. He has appeared on CNBC and Fox Business News as well as Bloomberg Television.
Mr. Demirali holds a B.S. degree in business administration from Georgetown University. He is a member of the Philadelphia Council of Business. Mr. Demirali resides in Mendham, New Jersey.