"Here Be Dragons: Navigating Uncharted Waters of the Economy and Financial Markets"
by G. Scott Clemons ‘90
Join us for this exciting inaugural event of the new Princeton Club Lecture Series (just us Princetonians! …the bulldogs and crimson will have to admire from the sidelines). One of our own tigers, Scott Clemons ‘90, the Chief Investment Strategist and Managing Director of Brown Brothers Harriman, will give us his insights on the financial markets, culture and a changing world. Scott was our luncheon speaker in February 2017, and enthralled our Club with riveting talk on 15th century printing history and politics. Scott left us all wanting to hear more, and has generously agreed to join us again as the inaugural speaker in our new lecture series. Scott is a dynamic intellectual and you do not want to miss his fascinating insights. This event will be part presentation and part conversation as Scott leads us through a dialogue on historical and current topics shaping our world.
Scott Clemons joined Brown Brothers Harriman in 1990 and has held a variety of investment roles at the firm over the past 28 years. His career began in international equities, where he was an analyst and portfolio manager of European and Asian equities, working out of the firm’s New York and London offices throughout the 1990s. In 2001, Mr. Clemons broadened his responsibilities into domestic equity management and research as well, and then from 2005 through 2010 managed the New York office of the firm’s Private Wealth Management business. In 2010, he was appointed Chief Investment Strategist and is today one of the firm’s primary writers and speakers on topics related to the economy, financial markets and investing.
Mr. Clemons is a frequent contributor to print and broadcast media, appearing frequently in the pages of The Wall Street Journal and Barrons, as well as on CNBC and Bloomberg TV. He is a CFA charterholder and a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts and the CFA Institute. Outside of his professional interests, Mr. Clemons serves on the board of Grolier Club in New York City and as a board member of the Research Corporation for Science Advancement, the oldest foundation in the United States dedicated to basic scientific research. He is also a director of the Journal of the History of Ideas. Born and raised in Florida, he graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University with an A.B. in classics. Mr. Clemons lives in Manhattan with his wife Karyn (Princeton ‘89), a music teacher at the Brearley School. They are proud parents of young twins.
Where: Naples Golf & Country Club, 2500 Crayton Road, Naples, FL 34103
Cost: $15pp – Includes the cocktail reception
Dress Code: Princeton Attire or Business Casual