LAWRENCE STARTED HIS CAREER IN NEW YORK CITY…
where he was an Economist at the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics and was Chief Economist at one of the country’s most influential real estate lobbying groups, the Real Estate Board of New York.
Since 1997, Lawrence has worked at Seagate Global Advisors, an award-winning investment firm that specializes in global macro investing. At Seagate, Mr. Pereira held various positions including Director of Investment Research, Director of Risk Management and Portfolio Manager.
Mr. Pereira received a BA in Economics from Fordham University and an MBA from the Anderson School at UCLA. He studied Eastern European Studies at the Austro-American Institute in Vienna, Austria and completed the course work for the Masters in Economics program at New York University.
Lawrence volunteers at Club Madeirense SS Sacramento, an organization that sponsors the largest ethnic festival in the United States and whose proceeds supports scholarships and various local and international charities. As father of four children, Lawrence has coached nearly forty youth athletic teams. What a superstar!