Investor Type

Tell us once and we'll remember.

I'm an...

Don't worry, you can always change this selection using the icons at the top left of the site.
Institutional Investor Advisor Individual Investor

Vinay Nadkarni

Managing Director, Head of Global Business Development
28 Years experience
25 Years at ClearBridge

"Through close collaboration with our investment team, we strive to give our clients perspective on both general markets and specific positioning in our portfolios."

Vinay is a Managing Director and Head of Global Business Development at ClearBridge Investments. In this role, he oversees and aligns ClearBridge’s portfolio specialist, institutional sales, platform sales, and consultant relations teams. He is a member of the ClearBridge Management and GIPS Steering Committees and has 28 years of industry experience.

He began his career as a property and casualty actuary at Aetna Insurance Company and later Travelers Insurance Company, achieving the FCAS designation in 1997. With the merger of Citibank and Travelers in 1998, Vinay worked in Corporate Development and Strategic Planning departments at both a corporate and asset management level until 2003. Since then, he has worked in various roles within the asset management division of ClearBridge predecessor firm Citigroup Asset Management and then Legg Mason, including separate account business management, product development and gatekeeper relations with broker/dealer clients.

Vinay graduated magna cum laude with a BS in Actuarial Science from Pennsylvania State University and has an MBA with honors from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.


  • 28 years of investment industry experience
  • Joined a predecessor organization in 1996
  • Member of the ClearBridge Management and GIPS Steering Committees
  • Legg Mason Investors Inc. - Gatekeeper Relations, Product Specialist
  • Citigroup Inc. - Citigroup Asset Management - Corporate Development, SMA Product Manager
  • Travelers Cos. - Senior Actuarial Assistant, achieved FCAS designation
  • Aetna, Inc. - Property and Casualty Actuary
  • MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
  • BS in Actuarial Science from Pennsylvania State University


  • Anatomy of a Recession: 2Q21 Update
    Jeff Schulze and Josh Jamner analyze the impact of a broad reopening on equity market leadership, inflation expectations and Fed policy.
  • Small Cap 1Q21 Update
    PMs Albert Grosman and Brian Lund break down where they're finding opportunity in small caps' strong start to the year.
  • Large Cap Growth 4Q20 Update
    PMs Peter Bourbeau and Margaret Vitrano review recent performance and positioning and provide an outlook for the Strategy as the economic recovery takes hold.
Contact Vinay