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kate-moore-lg.jpgMs. Patterson is the former Chief Investment Strategist at Bridgewater Associates

Rebecca Patterson recently retired from Bridgewater as the Chief Investment Strategist. In this capacity, she helped shape the firms agenda for researching and building systematic strategies to trade global financial markets, and is responsible for overseeing the development of new investment solutions. Rebecca was a frequent author of Bridgewaters Daily Observations and meets regularly with investors and policymakers. She was also a member of Bridgewaters Executive Committee, Investment Committee, and Commercial and Business Strategy Committee, in addition to being a Partner and helping to lead the firms Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) efforts.

With more than 20 years of investment management experience, Rebecca came to Bridgewater after serving as Chief Investment Officer at Bessemer Trust, where she oversaw $85 billion in client assets. She was also a member of the firms Management Committee and helped launch its D&I Committee. Before joining Bessemer in 2012, she spent 15 years at JP Morgan where she worked as a researcher in the firms investment bank in Europe, Singapore, and the US. She also served as a Chief Investment Strategist in the firms asset management arm and ran the private banks global currency and commodity trading desk.

Rebecca is currently a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the Economic Club of New York, the Advisory Council of the Bretton Woods Committee, and is Chair of the Board of the Council for Economic Education. She has served on the New York Federal Reserves Foreign Exchange and Investor Advisory Committees and served on and chaired the University of Floridas Investment Corporations Advisory Board. Rebecca has been named to American Bankers Most Powerful Women in Finance for six consecutive years. She holds an MBA from New York University, an MA in International Relations from The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies and a BS in Journalism from the University of Florida. She is married and has two teenage girls.


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Event Name 2023 Women in Fixed Income
Event Date 2023-02-09

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