ESG: Active Stewardship at the Quality Growth Boutique
Douglas Bennett joined Vontobel Asset Management in September 2012 as a Client Portfolio Manager for the firm’s Quality Growth Boutique. He is responsible for communicating the firm’s philosophy, process, performance, portfolio positioning and risk management.
Prior to joining Vontobel Asset Management, he was a Senior Salesman of European Equities for U.S.-based institutions at European Securities Network (ESN), New York, in 2012. From 2001 to 2011, Douglas Bennett worked as a Salesman at Société Générale in New York. From 1994-2001, he was the Head of the European Cash Equities Team in Société Générale’s Zurich location. From 1989 to 1994, he was a Salesman at Swiss Bank Corporation (now UBS) – SBC Securities Zurich. He began his financial career in 1983 at American International Group – AIG as an Underwriter, a role he continued in until 1989.
Douglas Bennett received a Master of Arts in International Relations from the Paul H. Nitze School (SAIS) at Johns Hopkins University in Washington, D.C. and he received a Bachelor of Arts in the same from Lewis and Clark College in Oregon. He holds a portfolio management certificate from New York University and holds the following FINRA License(s): Series 7 and 63.