Mr. Trennert is the Managing Partner of Strategas Research Partners LLC and the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the firm's broker-dealer subsidiary, Strategas Securities, LLC. In addition, as Chief Investment Strategist, Mr. Trennert has been ranked consistently by Institutional Investor magazine as one of the top strategists on Wall Street. Over the years, he has earned a reputation as a strategic thinker and thoughtful market observer. His research pieces are read by leading institutional investors and corporate executives across the globe.
Widely quoted in the domestic and foreign press, he is a regular guest host on CNBC's "Squawk Box" and "Bloomberg Surveillance" with Tom Keene. He is the author of the popular investment book, New Markets, New Strategies, published in 2005 by McGraw Hill.
In 2006, Mr. Trennert co-founded Strategas, which originally began with just five employees. Today, the firm employs over forty-five research analysts, institutional salesmen, and sales traders, at its offices in New York and Washington DC.
Prior to founding Strategas, Mr. Trennert was the Chief Investment Strategist and a Senior Managing Director at International Strategy & Investment (ISI) Group where he built and oversaw two of that Firm's most popular research efforts, its Company Surveys and Investment Strategy groups. He has an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and BS in International Economics from Georgetown University.