James P. Dunigan

Chief Investment Officer

PNC Asset Management Group

James P. Dunigan is executive vice president and managing executive, Investments and chief investment officer for the PNC Asset Management Group®. In this role he is responsible for investment strategy, investment and segment management, investment product, portfolio and risk management, investment solutions group as well as PNC Capital Advisors.  Dunigan is also responsible for the development and execution of investment policies, strategies and tactics. 

Dunigan chairs PNC’s Investment Policy committee; is a member of the Risk Management Investment and Fiduciary committee, the Investment Advisor Research committee and the Risk Operating Committee.

Prior to his current position, Dunigan served as chief investment officer with responsibility for the Equity Research department, Municipal Investment Group, and Taxable Fixed Income team. He also has served as director of Portfolio Management and as the chief investment officer and managing director of Investment Advisory and Trust in the Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey markets.

Dunigan joined Provident National Bank, a predecessor company to The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., in 1987 as a portfolio manager in the Trust & Investment Management Division responsible for personal trust and investment advisory accounts. Prior to joining PNC, he served as an account executive with Prudential Bache Securities for three years.  He began his career in 1974 as a design engineer for the United Engineers and Constructors. In 1975, he joined Joseph T. Ryerson Steel Company serving in various sales and management positions for the next nine years.

Dunigan is a member of the board of directors and past chairman of the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia.  He is also a member of the board of directors of the Union League of Philadelphia.  He previously served as trustee of the Malvern Preparatory School, was a member of the board for Chester County Community Foundation and was president of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Villanova Alumni Association.  He is a member of the CFA Society of Philadelphia and the National Association of Corporate Directors.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering (1974) from Villanova University and has pursued post graduate work in Finance at Drexel University.

 

Responsibilities

Investment strategy, investment and segment management, investment product, portfolio and risk management, investment solutions group as well as PNC Capital Advisors.  Also responsible for the development and execution of investment policies, strategies and tactics. 

Corporate and Community Leadership

  • Economy League of Greater Philadelphia
  • Union League of Philadelphia
  • CFA Society of Philadelphia
  • National Association of Corporate Directors