Jack Janasiewicz is Senior Vice President and Portfolio Strategist with the Portfolio Research & Consulting Group at Natixis Investment Managers. He is responsible for providing insight and analysis on the global economy and capital markets, themes, risks and opportunities and how those impact portfolio construction and asset allocation. He has over 20 years of investment experience.
Prior to joining Natixis, Mr. Janasiewicz was chief strategist at Duet Alternative Investments (USA) Limited, where he assisted in managing an absolute return strategy focused on emerging market investments. In this role, he also directed the research effort that developed investment themes at the global macro and country level as well as asset allocation decisions and security selection. He also worked at Macquarie Capital Investment Management LLC for nine years as Chief Strategist and Portfolio Manager for long only and long/short global macro products. Additionally, Mr. Janasiewicz spent seven years at Deutsche Bank Asset Management, where he was a Portfolio Manager and oversaw over $1 billion in international and emerging market fixed-income portfolios. His clients have ranged from retail and high-net-worth individuals to pension plans of Fortune 500 companies and Australian government-sponsored savings plans. He has traveled extensively throughout Asia, Europe, Africa and Latin America, researching and developing investment themes driven by macroeconomic and political issues. These travels have included meetings with global central bankers, former and current heads of state, economic and finance ministers, and key political figures and cabinet members from around the globe.
Mr. Janasiewicz holds a BA in economics and an MA in economics from Boston University and is a member of the Boston Security Analysts Society.
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