Positioning Your Portfolio for the Future of Investing

Thursday, November 19, 2020

2:00 PM EST | 11:00 AM PST

60 minutes

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GSAM believes the future of investing aligns with the next wave of innovation. Technological innovation continues to disrupt traditional industries and create new structural growth opportunities. The degree to which companies and investors embrace the next wave of innovation will be critical to their longevity and success. We believe the Goldman Sachs Innovate ETF may allow investors exposure to these opportunities of technological innovation, regardless of sector, geography, or market capitalization.
Learning Objectives:
  • How innovation is shaping investing today
  • Deep dive into the innovations and themes driving global structural change and growth
  • Discover how GSAM captures innovation in portfolio construction


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Steve Sachs
Global Head of Capital Markets
Goldman Sachs

Steve is head of Capital Markets for the Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) business. He joined Goldman Sachs as a managing director in 2015. Prior to joining the firm, Steve was head of Capital Markets for ProShare Advisors. Before that, he was director of Trading at Diamond Hill Capital Management and Rydex/SGI. Steve has also held senior trading positions at Eagle Asset Management, Bank One Investment Advisors and Nationwide Insurance. Steve earned a BS in Finance from Franklin University in Columbus Ohio. He also studied economics at The Ohio State University.

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Marissa Ansell
Vice President, Fundamental Equity
Goldman Sachs

Marissa is the lead Client Portfolio Manager for thematic investing within Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Fundamental Equity group in the US and head of the thematic Client Portfolio Management team. She is responsible for business strategy and client communications for the group’s thematic investment strategies, with a particular focus on the Technology Opportunities, Global Future Technology Leaders, Global Future Health Care and Thematic ETF strategies, which invest in structural growth opportunities driven by innovation aligned with key secular growth trends. Marissa works closely with clients across the institutional, third party and private wealth management channels. She has 18 years of experience and worked in the Fundamental Equity team in London for 13 years prior to moving to New York in 2017. Marissa joined Goldman Sachs Asset Management in 2004 and holds a B.A. (Hons) in Economics from the University of Durham, in England.

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Robert Huebscher
CEO and Founder
Advisor Perspectives

Robert Huebscher is the founder and CEO of Advisor Perspectives and serves as its editor-in-chief. He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and has written extensively on topics including investment management, portfolio construction, financial planning and global economics.