Matthew Stadler, CPA, Chief Financial Officer, is responsible for all finance operations. He has 42 years of combined financial, operational and business experience. Prior to joining Cohen & Steers in 2005, Mr. Stadler was a managing director at Lehman Brothers Inc. and chief financial officer of Neuberger Berman Inc., a Lehman Brothers company. He joined Neuberger Berman in 1999 and served as Chief Financial Officer while the firm was an independent public company. Previously he worked at National Discount Brokers Group and Santander Investment Securities Inc. Mr. Stadler holds a BA in accounting from Dowling College. He is based in New York.