As Investment Analyst, Ifeanyi (Ify) Oranye provides research and analytical support to the Foundation’s Chief Financial Officer, Eileen O’Rourke, and the Foundation’s Senior Vice President for Finance, Francie Keenan.
Ify is a May 2017 international studies graduate of Boston College with a concentration in economics. Prior to joining the Abell Foundation, he worked in the Fund Supervision Division of the Securities and Exchange Commission in Nigeria. The Division is responsible for continuous supervision of all public mutual funds open to retail and institutional investors. He also completed internships with First Mariner Bank, Exelon Corporation, and Workshop Development.
Ify immigrated to Baltimore with his family when he was 8-years old and recently became a U.S. citizen. He graduated from Baltimore City College High School and lives In Baltimore City.