Adam Derechin, CFA, Chief Operating Officer, is responsible for Cohen & Steers’ investment administration and information technology departments, as well as all global corporate facilities. He has 34 years of experience. Prior to joining the firm in 1993, Mr. Derechin worked at the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Bank of New England, where he supervised mutual fund accountants. Mr. Derechin holds a BA from Brandeis University and an MBA from the University of Maryland. He is based in New York.