Dana R. Cahan JD, CPWA®

BA, History & Political Science, University of Michigan
MBA, University of Chicago Booth School of Business
JD, University of Chicago Kent College of Law

Professional Certifications

Certified Private Wealth Advisor® consultant


Cheering on Michigan "Go Blue", traveling, dogs, and spending time with my 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.

Dana is an Illinois native. She grew up in the Chicago suburbs and completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor – Go Blue! Dana went on to get her Law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law and her MBA from the Chicago Booth School of Business. Dana is licensed to practice law in IL, NY, and NJ and is a Certified Private Wealth Advisor℠ professional.

Dana resides in Chicago’s Glencoe suburb with her family and their rescue black lab Remy.