Gavin Romm, CFA

Head—Separately Managed Accounts

10 Years at AB
13 Years of experience

Gavin Romm is a Senior Vice President and Head of Separately Managed Accounts (SMA). He is responsible for the management and strategic growth of AB’s SMA business across fixed income, equity and multi-asset. This includes the construction and ongoing evolution of AB’s deeply customized, technology-driven SMA investment platform, which delivers bespoke solutions to investors across a variety of commercial channels. Previously, Romm was a senior leader responsible for fixed-income technology and data initiatives, driving innovation through data science, quant and automation to enhance AB’s investment decision-making capabilities. Prior to that, he was a portfolio manager and member of the High Yield and High Income portfolio-management teams. Before joining AB in 2013, Romm was a fixed-income specialist at Bloomberg, where he developed and supported fixed-income cash bond and derivative analysis tools. He holds a BA in economics with a minor in entrepreneurship from Trinity College and is a CFA charterholder. Location: New York