MICHAEL E. SHADE,  CPA, CFA Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager

Michael joined The de Burlo Group, Inc. in January 2011 as Senior Portfolio Manager. He currently serves on the firm’s management team as Senior Vice President and Board Member. Mike is also a member of the firm’s portfolio management team and manages all research activities. He has had approximately twenty years of experience working as a portfolio manager at a number of Boston-based firms. While at previous companies including Loomis Sales and Columbia Asset Management, Mike managed approximately $700 Million of client assets for corporate retirement systems, foundations, endowments, churches and individuals. As a CPA, he has conducted audits for companies and has assisted individuals in tax planning, estate planning, and financial planning.


Mike studied economics and history at Washington University in St. Louis and has earned an Master of Buisness Administration degree, as well as a Masters of Science in Accounting from Northeastern. He has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst and the Certified Public Accountant designations. Mike is a member of the Boston Security Analyst Society, the CFA institute and served on the BSAS Wealth Management Committee.


Mike served as the Treasurer and Executive Board Member for the United States Tennis Association of New England. In addition, he headed the finance committee and was a member of the Investment Committee and School Committee. Mike served as a Board Member and Treasurer of the Hispanic American Chamber of Commerce. He was a founding member and the first President of the Boston Chapter for the National Society of Hispanic MBA’s. In Newton, he was a vestry and investment committee member of Trinity Episcopal Church and served as a board member and Tennis Chairman of the Neighborhood Club. He volunteered as a math tutor for students involved in the Year Up Program in Boston and was a coach for Newton Girls Soccer.


Assisting indivuals, corporations & religious/non-profit organizations with financial investing,

 across New England, for the past 30 years!