Joined Praesidium in 2007 and is a Managing Director and the Director of Research. Mr. Ware worked at Citigroup Global Markets from 2002 until 2007. From 2004 to 2007, Mr. Ware worked as a Portfolio Manager and Analyst in the firm’s Proprietary Equity Investments division, where he was responsible for managing a long-short equity portfolio, focused on industrial and cyclical companies. In this role, Mr. Ware was responsible for all idea generation, fundamental analysis, investment and trading decisions within the portfolio. From 2002 to 2004, Mr. Ware worked in institutional equity sales where he provided syndicate coverage and developed proprietary investment ideas for several New York based hedge fund and mutual fund clients. Mr. Ware graduated from Columbia Business School in 2002 with an MBA in Finance and he received his undergraduate degree from Queen’s University, in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, in 1997. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst.