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

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Scott Clemons joined Brown Brothers Harriman in 1990 and has held a variety of investment roles at the firm over the past 28 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, Mr. Clemons 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.

Mr. Clemons is a frequent contributor to print and broadcast media, appearing frequently in the pages of The Wall Street Journal and Barrons, as well as on CNBC and Bloomberg TV. He is a CFA charterholder and a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts and the CFA Institute. Outside of his professional interests, Mr. Clemons serves on the board of Grolier Club in New York City and as a board member of 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. Born and raised in Florida, he graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University with an A.B. in classics. Mr. Clemons lives in Manhattan with his wife Karyn, a music teacher at the Brearley School. They are proud parents of young twins.

Market Commentary - 75 files

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.

Scott Clemons on CNBC’s ‘Street Signs’ October 2018

BBH Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons spoke with CNBC’s “Street Signs” about the threat posed by an environment of monetary tightening and rising trade tensions. He notes the importance of taking extra caution and prudence in a market ...

Market and Portfolio Update Q3 2018 July 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 ‘Squawk Box’ July 2018

BBH Chief Investment Strategist Scott Clemons spoke with CNBC’s “Squawk Box” about the current state of the markets. He touches on the news around trade and tariffs and what second-quarter corporate earnings will tell us as we begin the third ...