2024 Distinguished Alumnus-Brian Langstraat

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Brian Langstraat

Mr. Langstraat retired in 2023 as CEO of Parametric, a Seattle-based global quantitative investment management firm and subsidiary of Morgan Stanley Investment Management.  Brian joined Parametric in 1990 and served as CEO from 2001 to the end of 2023 when he transitioned to his current advisory role.  During Brian’s tenure as CEO, Parametric’s Assets under Management (AUM) increased from $2 Billion to $475 Billion across equity, fixed income, and derivative strategies serving a broad global mix of private and institutional clients. From 2014 to 2021, Brian served on the board of Eaton Vance (NYSE: EV), Parametric’s parent company during that period.  Eaton Vance (including Parametric) was acquired by Morgan Stanley in March of 2021. During his 34-year career in asset management, Brian has held positions in strategy and executive leadership, portfolio management, product development, marketing, and client service. Brian holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and, in 1990, received a BA in economics and sociology from the University of Washington.