Gregg S. Fisher, CFA, CFP®, is the Head of Research and Portfolio Strategy for the Gerstein Fisher team at People’s United Advisors. Gregg was the founder and Chief Investment Officer of Gerstein, Fisher and Associates, Inc., an independent investment management and advisory firm founded in 1993. Gerstein Fisher was acquired by People’s in 2016.
Gregg is Chair of the Investment Strategy Group, where he is ultimately responsible for investment decisions made on behalf of Gerstein Fisher’s clients. Gregg manages trading and risk control as well as oversight of the investment process at Gerstein Fisher. Through the Gerstein Fisher Research Center, which he founded in 2009, Gregg has partnered with leading academics in the areas of finance, risk engineering, and economics to conduct research that has immediate, real-world applicability to the practice of investing. Several of the group’s studies have been published in leading academic and industry journals.
Gregg has a bachelor’s degree in finance from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM (CFP®) designations, and FINRA Series 7, 24, 53, 63, and 65 licenses. He serves on a number of boards, including Carnegie East House, Community Resource Exchange, and Alumni and Friends of LaGuardia High School.