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Institutional Investor Advisor Individual Investor

Scott Glasser

Co-Chief Investment Officer, Managing Director, Portfolio Manager
26 Years experience
24 Years at ClearBridge

"Our strategies harness an active, bottom-up approach to stock selection that combines the market knowledge of long-tenured portfolio managers with the original research of a specialized group of analysts."

Scott is Co-Chief Investment Officer and a Portfolio Manager for the Appreciation strategy. He has 26 years of investment industry experience and is a member of ClearBridge's Management, Valuation and Risk Committees. He previously served as co-director of research for ClearBridge and co-manager of the Dividend Strategy product.

Prior to joining the firm, Scott was a credit analyst specializing in fixed income investments for Bear Stearns. In 1993, Scott joined the research department of predecessor organization Shearson Lehman Brothers as a consumer analyst and transitioned into a role as a portfolio manager one year later.

Scott graduated from Middlebury College in Vermont where he received his BA in Political Science and Spanish. He earned his MBA in Finance from Pennsylvania State University.


  • 26 years of investment industry experience
  • Joined a predecessor organization in 1993
  • Member of the ClearBridge Management, Valuation and Risk Management Committees
  • Shearson Lehman Brothers - Portfolio Manager, Consumer Analyst
  • Bear Stearns & Co. - Credit Analyst
  • CIS Marketing - Account Representative
  • MBA from Pennsylvania State University
  • BA from Middlebury College


  • Appreciation ESG Strategy
    2Q17 Commentary: Protection & fair treatment of labor in global supply chains has the potential to improve company performance by reducing risks.
  • Appreciation Strategy
    2Q17 Commentary: U.S. economy continued the 1Q pattern of strong “soft” data but somewhat weaker “hard” data.
  • High Conviction Active Management Asserts Strength Over Time
    Active strategies with lower turnover and greater concentration have stood out over the last decade.
  • Appreciation Strategy
    1Q17 Commentary: The market’s future path seems dependent upon the success of policy initiatives to bolster economic growth.
  • Appreciation ESG Strategy
    4Q16 Commentary: We expect the positive momentum on climate change will continue, despite potential political resistance.