Sharon E Fay CFA
Head and Chief Investment Officer, Equities, AB
Sharon E Fay was named Head and Chief Investment Officer of Equities at AB in July 2010. She is responsible for overseeing their portfolio management and research activities relating to all equity investment portfolios. Previously, Ms Fay served as Chief Investment Officer of Global Value Equities from 2003 to 2014. From 1999 to 2006, she was Chief Investment Officer of European and UK Value Equities, serving as Co-Chief Investment Officer from 2003 to 2006 after being named Chief Investment Officer of Global Value Equities in 2003. From 1997 to 1999, Ms Fay was Chief Investment Officer of Canadian Value Equities. Prior to that, she had been a Senior Portfolio Manager of International Value Equities since 1995.
Ms Fay joined the firm in 1990 as a Research Analyst, subsequently launching Canadian Value, the firm’s first single-market service focused outside the US. She then went on to launch the company’s UK and European Equity services and build Bernstein’s London office, home of its first portfolio management and research team based outside the US. She also serves as a Trustee of the Brooklyn Museum and the Provincetown Art Association and Museum. Ms Fay is a CFA charterholder.