Sagar Sheth Bio

Sagar Sheth is currently Managing Director and Head of Chicago for MKM Partners. He is responsible for overseeing the office and expanding MKM’s Institutional Research, Sales, and Trading product offerings in the Midwest Region. He has a broad background in business development and has built a vast network of executives that stretches across the globe.

Sagar previously served as a Director in the Global Markets Group at Deutsche Bank in Chicago. He was a top ranked Institutional Equity Salesperson responsible for the distribution of research, capital markets, corporate access and Deutsche Bank’s global platform and capabilities to mutual funds, hedge funds, pension plans and money managers. Prior to Deutsche Bank, Sagar spent nearly four years at UBS Investment Bank in the Equities Group. He also held positions as an Associate Quantitative Analyst at UBS Global Asset Management and as a Business Analyst at Morgan Stanley’s Discover Financial Services Group.

In his personal time, Sagar is an Adjunct Professor at the IIT Stuart School of Business in Chicago teaching a course on Investment Banking, Global Markets and Hedge Funds. Sagar also gives back to the community as a member of the Board of Directors of the Israel Idonije Foundation, and is an active supporter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Foundation for Educating Children with Autism, as well as a variety of other nonprofits.

Sagar received an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and he graduated from University of Michigan with a Bachelors in Economics. He is also a licensed Illinois Real Estate Managing Broker and holds multiple securities licenses. He grew up in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago and currently lives in the River North area of the city.