Mr. Raab is a Sr. Research Analyst, the Associate Director of Research, and Financial Services Global Sector Head. Sands Capital is an investment management firm focused on investing in quality growth businesses. Prior to joining Sands Capital, Mr. Raab was an Analyst at SNL Financial. Mr. Raab joined the firm as a Research Associate in 2007 and was promoted to Research Analyst in 2009. In 2013, Mr. Raab became Sector Head of the firm’s Global Financial Services Team, and in 2015 was named Associate Director of Research. In 2016, Mr. Raab was promoted to Senior Research Analyst. In addition to his research responsibilities, Mr. Raab has served as a Portfolio Manager Assistant for the Global Growth strategy and as a Portfolio Manager Associate for the Global Leaders strategy since both of the strategies’ respective inceptions. Mr. Raab earned a BA from the University of Virginia (2006) and an MBA from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland (2011).