Brian Hess is an Investment Strategist at Natixis Investment Managers representing the firm’s multi-asset model business. In this capacity, Brian collaborates closely with the Natixis Investment Managers Solutions portfolio management team and is the product expert on our models business. He is tasked with communicating the team’s macroeconomic and market views with clients and prospects to help drive business strategy and development.

Brian joined Natixis in 2023 with 20 years of industry experience, most recently as Global Markets Fixed Income Strategist for the Loomis, Sayles & Company Full Discretion team. In this role, he partnered with Loomis’ macro, sovereign, and credit research teams to perform targeted global macro research, conduct analysis on international bond and currency markets, and generate investment idea recommendations for Full Discretion portfolios’ non-dollar and global sectors. Brian previously served as Senior Research Analyst and Associate Portfolio Manager on the Global Fixed Income Team at Brandywine Global Investment Management.

Brian holds a BA in economics and politics from Ursinus College.