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Lee Diamandakis

Academic Degrees

MBA, Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University
BS, Finance, Driehaus College of Business, DePaul University


Lee Diamandakis is a senior vice president at Driehaus Capital Management, LLC. He is responsible for marketing and selling the firm’s institutional separate accounts, commingled funds and mutual funds. Diamandakis covers the Central U.S. region. He has more than 16 years of experience in the financial services industry.

Prior to joining Driehaus Capital Management in 2018, Diamandakis led institutional business development for the Endowment & Foundation client segment at William Blair & Company, LLC. He began at William Blair as a business development head and portfolio specialist for the firm’s hedge fund strategies team. Previously, he was a senior vice president at Mesirow Advanced Strategies, Inc. focusing on business development and consultant relations across the North American and the Europe, Middle East and Africa regions. Diamandakis started his career as an investment consultant and hedge fund team lead at Stratford Advisory Group, Inc. He is also a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) and is a member of the Finance Advisory Board in the Department of Finance at the Driehaus College of Business.