Guy Bruten

Senior Economist—Asia Pacific
Guy Bruten joined AB in 2004 and is a member of the firm’s Global Economic Research team. He is responsible for developing outlooks for the Japanese, Australian and New Zealand economies, and for incorporating those outlooks into forecasts for interest rates and currencies. These fundamental forecasts are a key input into the AB Fixed Income investment process. Prior to joining the firm, Bruten spent four years as chief economist for Macquarie Bank’s Funds Management Group, and five years as a senior economist and interest-rate strategist at SBC Warburg in Sydney and London. Bruten started his career at the Commonwealth Department of the Treasury in Canberra. He holds a masters degree in economics from the Australian National University and a B.Ec with honours from the University of Adelaide. Location: Melbourne