Dana R. Cahan JD, CPWA®

B.A. in History and Political Science, University of Michigan
MBA, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
JD, Chicago-Kent College of Law

Professional Certifications

Certified Private Wealth Advisor® consultant


Enjoys cheering on Michigan "Go Blue", traveling, dogs and spending time with family

Dana R. Cahan

As a Consultant, Dana works with Altair’s senior client service team to provide comprehensive investment management and financial planning advice to individuals, families and foundations.

Prior to joining Altair, Dana worked as a commercial real estate attorney and wealth manager for a closely held real estate development company and family office.

She graduated from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and went on to get a law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law and a master’s degree from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She is licensed to practice law in Illinois, New York and New Jersey and is a Certified Private Wealth Advisor® consultant.

Dana is originally from the Chicago suburbs and now resides in the Chicago suburb of Glencoe with her family and their rescue black lab, Remy.