Max Salk is a talented and driven investment analyst with a passion for history, traveling as well as supporting programs for military members and their families.
Salk holds a degree in finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a minor in history, but he has a curiosity that leads him to pursue many vocations such as photography and volunteering.
During his time in college, Salk developed an interest in investing and finance industry. He would routinely watch CNBC and perform extensive research on companies, learning how the markets worked. After graduating, Salk landed a stint at Morningstar where he would assist in seminars as a junior employee. Salk enjoyed developing presentations that involved various student activities and group discussions.
In his travels, Max Salk developed a passion for photographing beautiful landscapes, creating an extensive collection that can be found on his website, Max Salk Photography. He came up with the idea for the website, so he could share in his delight of capturing nature through the art of photography with others around the world. Salk is currently working on adding a feature that would enable visitors an opportunity to purchase prints directly from the website.
Supporting the Navy SEAL Foundation is a personal endeavor that Salk holds dear. Gaining a deep understanding of the incredible sacrifices military members and their families make in order to protect this nation and its citizens, Salk feels it is important to offer programs that support active duty personnel and their families during deployments. He is also an avid supporter of America’s Gold Star Families, which provides survivorship services for the families of fallen heroes.
Max Salk’s recipe for success comes from his honest and sensible approach towards developing a complete understanding of whatever endeavor he may be working on. He is exceptionally organized, pays attention to every detail and is not afraid to ask questions in order to gain a better insight as to how he can achieve his goals effectively.
Max Salk is an investment analyst in New York. Originally from Chicago, Illinois, he is a fan of both the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears.