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Alex M. Harshberger, CFA®


Alex M. Harshberger, CFA®, Director, joined Sterling Capital Management in 2016 and has investment experience since 2013. Alex is a fixed income portfolio manager. Previously she was a quantitative research analyst. Prior to Sterling, she was a senior actuarial analyst with Willis Towers Watson. Prior to Willis Towers Watson, she worked as a research assistant at the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. Alex received her B.S. in Mathematics and Economics from the University of Pittsburgh, where she was a summa cum laude graduate, and her M.Sc. in Economics from the University of Sussex. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® and Associate of the Society of Actuaries designations.

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Area of Focus

  • Fixed Income

Previous Experience

  • Willis Towers Watson
  • Federal Reserve Board of Governors


  • B.S. University of Pittsburgh
  • M.S. University of Sussex

Affiliations and Professional Licenses

  • Society of Actuaries
  • CFA Institute
  • CFA Society North Carolina
Alex M. Harshberger
Alex M. Harshberger, CFA®


Portfolio Manager

(704) 371-3931

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