Michael Taila

Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager

Mr. Taila joined City National Rochdale in 2004 and has nearly 20 years of experience in the investment industry. He manages client relationships with an emphasis on tax-free fixed income portfolios and specializes in the research, analysis, and selection of fixed income securities. Mr. Taila also serves as a member of the fixed income team responsible for the management of the City National Rochdale Charter California Tax-Exempt Bond Fund.

Prior to joining City National, he served as Portfolio Officer at Mellon Private Wealth Management, where he assisted in the management of high-net-worth client portfolios through portfolio risk analysis, asset allocation, equity research, and trading. Other past positions include Operations Specialist for Hotchkis and Wiley Capital Management.

Mr. Taila holds a BA in Anthropology from the University of California San Diego, a MBA, with a focus in Finance, from the Anderson Graduate School of Management at the University of California at Los Angeles, and a MA in International Affairs from Ohio University. He enjoys spending time outdoors, frequently hiking or cycling, and traveling across the globe.

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