Joseph Gerard Paul

Joseph Gerard Paul

Chief Investment Officer—US Large Cap Value Equities and Head—Strategic Equities

32 Years at AB
35 Years of experience

Joseph Gerard Paul was appointed Chief Investment Officer for US Large Cap Value Equities in 2009 and has served as Head of Strategic Equities since 2014. He has also served as CIO of the Advanced Value Fund since 1999. Paul was previously CIO of Small & Mid-Cap Value (2002–2008) and co-CIO of Real Estate Investments (2004–2008). Additionally, he was director of research for the Advanced Value Fund for two years. In that role, Paul was instrumental in the genesis of the Advanced Value leveraged hedge fund. He joined AB in 1987 as a research analyst covering the automotive industry, and was named to the Institutional Investor All-America Research Team every year from 1991 through 1996. Before joining the firm, Paul worked at General Motors in marketing and product planning. He holds a BS from the University of Arizona and an MS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Management. Location: New York