Charles Dufresne joined Sciens in 2014 and serves as managing director. Prior to joining Sciens, he was a founding partner and division president at Tiedemann Investment Group (Short-Term Fixed Income Division). He currently serves on the board of trustees at the National Institute of Public Finance (NIPF).
Earlier, he served as chair of the advisory board and a member of the executive committee of the National Association of State Treasurers (NAST). Previously he was a practicing securities lawyer concentrating his practice in mergers and acquisitions and other transactions in the alternative investment industry.
He holds a BA in English literature from Emory University, a JD from New York Law School, and an MBA from Fordham University Gabelli School of Business.