Ali Haghighat

Senior Managing Director

Institutional Sales & Trading


Ali Haghighat is a senior managing director in Mesirow Financial’s Institutional Sales and Trading group. He focuses on institutional fixed income investments and heads the structured products group. He is also a member of Mesirow’s Capital Markets and Investment Banking Strategy Committee.

Ali has more than 22 years of experience in the industry. Before joining Mesirow Financial in 2010, he served as a senior portfolio manager at Pioneer Investments, and he held investment and research positions at Standish Mellon Asset Management and Banc One Capital Markets.

Ali earned a BA from the University of Wisconsin and an MBA from Loyola University. He holds FINRA Series 7 and 63 licenses.