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G. Scott Clemons, CFA Partner, Chief Investment Strategist, Private Wealth Management, Private Banking

Scott Clemons joined Brown Brothers Harriman in 1990 and is the Chief Investment Strategist for our Private Banking business. In this role, he is one of the firm’s primary thinkers, writers and speakers on topics related to the economy, financial markets and investing. Mr. Clemons began his BBH career in international equities, where he was an Analyst and Portfolio Manager for European and Asian equity strategies, working out of the firm’s New York and London offices. In 2001, he broadened his responsibilities into domestic equity management and research, and then from 2005 through 2010 managed the New York office’s Private Wealth Management business. Outside of his professional interests, Mr. Clemons serves on the boards of the Grolier Club in New York City and the Research Corporation for Science Advancement, the oldest foundation in the United States dedicated to basic scientific research. He is also a director of the Journal of the History of Ideas. Mr. Clemons graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University with an A.B. in classics. He is a CFA charterholder and a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts and the CFA Institute.

Market Commentary - 79 files

InvestorView Q2 2019 with Scott Clemons May 2019

Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons provides a preview of the feature article in our second quarter issue of InvestorView, which examines the rationale for investing outside the U.S.

InvestorView Q1 2019 with Scott Clemons January 2019

Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons provides a preview of the feature article in our first quarter issue of InvestorView, which looks at what the markets and economy have in store for 2019.

Scott Clemons on Yahoo Finance December 2018

BBH Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons spoke with Yahoo Finance about what he is watching in the markets and potential sources of inflationary pressure as we near 2019.

A Tradition of Innovation: Private Banking at BBH November 2018

In the feature article of this issue of InvestorView, Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons looks at how we have helped our Private Banking clients navigate through the uncertainties presented by market cycles and economic changes over time.

Market and Portfolio Update Q4 2018 November 2018

Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons and Chief Investment Officer Suzanne Brenner review the markets and provide an update on our current portfolio positioning and priorities, as well as answer key questions on our clients’ minds.

Scott Clemons on CNBC’s ‘Power Lunch’ October 2018

BBH Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons spoke with CNBC’s “Power Lunch” about the market volatility in October. He notes that this is a normal development in markets and a buying opportunity for investors.

InvestorView Q4 2018 with Scott Clemons October 2018

Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons provides a preview of the feature article in our fourth quarter issue of InvestorView, which looks at the way in which we have helped our Private Banking clients navigate through the uncertainties ...

Strategy Insight: October Surprise October 2018

BBH Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons comments on the recent market sell-off, pointing to internal market dynamics as the cause. During market disruptions such as this, he stresses the importance of differentiating between price and value.