Mark W. Riepe

Photo: Mark W. Riepe

Mark Riepe, in addition to heading the Schwab Center for Financial Research, is a regular columnist for the Journal of Financial Planning and author of numerous studies that have appeared in publications such as the Financial Analysts Journal and The Journal of Portfolio Management. His opinions have been quoted in many leading newspapers and industry publications.

Prior to joining Schwab, Riepe spent seven years as vice president with Ibbotson Associates, a Chicago-based consulting firm, and four years at GNP Commodities specializing in financial futures and options research. He earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Chicago and his master’s in finance from the school’s Graduate School of Business.