1746 Society Webinar: May 6, 2020

May 11th, 2020 / Gift Planning

 
The Economy and Markets in the Time of Coronavirus

G. Scott Clemons ’90, Partner, Chief Investment Strategist, Private Wealth Management, Brown Brothers Harriman

The COVID-19 crisis poses unprecedented challenges to public health, our economy, and financial markets. Even when the health risks begin to recede, the task of restarting economic growth looms large, with implications for businesses and investors alike. This webinar will consider the economy and financial markets in the age of COVID-19.

Scott Clemons joined BBH&Co. in 1990, and has held a variety of investment roles at the firm over the past 29 years. His career began in international equities, where he was an analyst and portfolio manager of European and Asian equities, working out of the firm’s New York and London offices throughout the 1990s. In 2001 he broadened his responsibilities into domestic equity management and research as well, and then from 2005 through 2010 managed the New York office of the firm’s Private Wealth Management business. In 2010 he was appointed chief investment strategist, and is today one of the firm’s primary writers and speakers on topics related to the economy, financial markets and investing. Scott is a frequent contributor to print and broadcast media, and appears regularly in the pages of the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, The New York Times and on camera at CNBC, Bloomberg and CNN. Scott is a Chartered Financial Analyst, and a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts and the CFA Institute. Outside of his professional interests, Scott serves on the boards of the Grolier Club in New York City, as well as the board of the Research Corporation for Science and the Journal of the History of Ideas. Born and raised in Florida, he is a magna cum laude graduate (Classics) of Princeton University, and lives in Manhattan with his wife Karyn, a music teacher at the Brearley School. They are proud parents of young twins.


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