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Brian Baker

Executive Director
Head of Equity Trading



Brian M. Baker, Executive Director, joined BB&T Asset Management in 2005 and Sterling Capital Management through merger in 2010. He has investment experience since 1993. Brian is the Head of Equity Trading and is responsible for all the trading activity across Sterling equity desks. Previously he was the Manager of BB&T Asset Management’s Trading Desk. Prior to joining BB&T, he worked at Goldman Sachs as a U.S. shares trader. He was also a Nasdaq market maker for Spear Leeds and Kellogg, specializing in the technology, biotechnology and consumer sectors. Brian received his B.S. in Finance from Lehigh University.

Area of Focus

  • Equity Trading

Previous Experience

  • Goldman Sachs
  • Spear Leeds and Kellogg
  • Sand Brothers and Co.


  • B.S. Lehigh University
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