Senior Director, Public Finance
Expertise: Municipal Finance, Underwriting
Experience: 35 years
Robert Ceresa is the Senior Director of Public Finance for Roberts & Ryan Investments. A 35+ year Municipal veteran, he is responsible for conducting the underwriting functions for the firm.
Mr. Ceresa, with his extensive experience in the Municipal industry, has worked for several top-line firms as well as small cap firms in various capacities including, sales, trading, underwriting and banking. As a municipal professional, he has participated in several public improvement financings including tax-exempt, taxable, variable rate, current coupon, and or capital appreciation bonds.
During Mr. Ceresa’s underwriting experience, he has participated in several state and local finance authorities, including and not limited to: California Municipal Finance Authority, City of Sacramento Public Finance Authority, Stockton Public Finance Authority, Miami-Dade County Development Authority, Orange County Development Authority, Gwinnett County Development Authority, Georgia Development Authority, Illinois Development Authority, Indiana Finance Authority, Louisiana Public Facilities, Massachusetts Development Authority, New York State and New York City Finance Authorities, Ohio Public Facilities City, Pennsylvania Finance Authority, Puerto Rico Public Finance Authority, and The Texas Public Finance Authority.
Mr. Ceresa also marketed to major Institutional Accounts, SMA Groups, HighNet Individuals, Family Offices, and financial companies that participate on investing in municipal securities, building a meaningful relationship with municipal buy side institutions over his extensive career.
Mr. Ceresa holds SIE, 7 and 52 licenses.
Education and Service
Robert Ceresa holds a BA in History Political Science from Iona College. Mr. Ceresa also holds an MA in History Political Science from Long Island University.