Paul Olmsted is a senior manager research analyst for Morningstar Research Services, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Morningstar Inc. He is responsible for manager research of fixed-income mutual funds.
Before joining Morningstar in 2021, Olmsted led fixed-income manager research for Plante Moran Financial Advisors, a large Registered Investment Advisor based in Michigan. He was responsible for due diligence of traditional taxable and municipal mutual funds and separately managed accounts. In addition, he led research for illiquid credit alternative strategies and contributed to fixed-income asset-allocation recommendations. Previously, he was a taxable-bond trader and head of municipal underwriting and trading for Oppenheimer & Co. in Detroit.
Olmsted holds a bachelor's degree in finance from Western Michigan University and the Certified Investment Management Analyst® designation.