Cullen is a Senior Portfolio Manager with Venturi Private Wealth. Cullen develops customized investment strategies and manages them to ensure that they meet our client’s wealth management objectives. In addition, he plays a key role in providing strategic direction and market analysis for the firm’s investment outlook and asset allocation decisions.

Prior to joining Venturi, Cullen was the Portfolio Manager at Ascendant Advisors where he oversaw the investment team in the development and management of the firm’s equity and fixed income strategies. Prior to Ascendant, he worked at Salient Partners where he was responsible for the portfolio construction and management of family office relationships as well as manager research and evaluating private market transactions. Cullen has also been active in the venture capital and start-up ecosystem for over 10 years across a broad range of sectors, stages, and geographies.

Cullen holds a B.B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin. He and his wife, Sara, live in Austin with their two sons, William and Jack. Cullen enjoys playing golf, running, and spending time with his family.