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Press Release: Calamos Wealth Management Adds Cliff Aque, CFA and Nicholas Korompilas to Expanding Investment Team

22 June 2017

Naperville, IL; 22 June 2017 – Calamos Wealth Management, a full-service wealth advisory firm serving individuals and families, announced that Cliff Aque, CFA and Nicholas Korompilas have joined the firm’s expanding investment team.

Jim Baka, President of Calamos Wealth Management, said, "As we've built and expanded Calamos Wealth Management, a key point of differentiation has always been the depth of investment talent—both within our wealth advisory practice and in association with the portfolio management teams at Calamos Investments. Our sophistication in investment analysis will continue to set us apart as we continue to expand, both within our existing footprint and to new geographic areas. We are pleased to welcome Cliff and Nick to the team. We believe their talents will make positive impacts for clients from day one.”

Cliff Aque, CFA, joins the firm as an Investment Strategist. In this role, Cliff develops investment policy recommendations and asset allocation strategies for clients. He is also involved in manager due diligence and research. As a member of Calamos Wealth Management's Investment Committee, Cliff works closely with the Chief Investment Officer to develop and manage allocation models and themes. He has more than 20 years of industry experience. Prior to Calamos, Cliff was a Senior Investment Manager Analyst at William Blair & Company, LLC and held prior roles at Mercer Investment Consulting, Nuveen Investments and Goldman Sachs.

Nick Korompilas joins as an Associate Investment Analyst. In this role, Nick contributes to the analysis of client portfolios and assists with researching capital markets and economic data to further develop the overall investment offering. As a member of the Calamos Wealth Management Investment Team, he works closely with the group's Chief Investment Officer and Investment Analyst on complex problem-solving scenarios and the development of additional analyst and research tools. Prior to Calamos, Nick was with Northern Trust. Both Cliff and Nick are based out of the Calamos Wealth Management corporate headquarters in Naperville, Illinois.