Investment Management

Multi-Asset Strategies & Solutions

Outcome-oriented solutions from an experienced asset allocation team

Introduction to Multi-Asset Strategies & Solutions

Target Date Investing - Harmonized to Fit Your Needs

Contact Us

Charles M. Shaffer, JD Charles M. Shaffer, JD Managing Director, Head of Institutional Distribution (212) 309-6457
Brian Baskir Brian Baskir Managing Director and Head of Global Consultant Relations 212-309-6481
Eileen T. Madden, CFA Eileen T. Madden, CFA Senior Vice President and Head of Client Service and Relationship Management 860-275-4640
Ken C. Sarafa Ken C. Sarafa Senior Vice President, Head of U.S. Institutional Client Advisory 248-208-6028
John D. Simone, CFA John D. Simone, CFA Managing Director, Head of Insurance Solutions 212-309-8413

Investment Strategies

The MASS team's broad-based capabilities and unbiased, scientific and innovative development process benefit all investment strategies.

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  • Investment products in and of themselves do not constitute solutions
  • Effective solutions to investment challenges come in multi-asset packages that transcend portfolio silos and focus on desired outcomes
  • Using a product-agnostic approach, we inquire, engage, analyze and then propose solutions to meet clients' needs


  • Broad-based team of nearly 30 investment professionals with an average of 14 years of experience
  • Well-resourced, diverse, creative and deeply experienced team across a wide spectrum of investment disciplines
  • Expertise in asset allocation, quantitative analysis, economic forecasting, manager selection and risk management


  • Access to broadly diversified global sources of alpha
  • Robust asset allocation and modeling methodology
  • Financial engineering, actuarial and pension asset/liability management
  • Sophisticated risk management and hedging techniques
  • Investment manager selection and monitoring