Gregg Guerin is the Senior Product Specialist for First Trust Global Portfolios. Prior to working in London, Gregg was a member of the First Trust Institutional Team. Gregg is a graduate of the Booth School of Business where he received an MBA from the University of Chicago with concentrations in Finance, Economics, and International Business. While there he studied the Efficient Market Hypothesis, its known anomalies and Behavioural Finance. Thus, he is especially equipped to discuss, present and educate the market regarding a plethora of related topics, including the currently popular and confusing term “Smart Beta.” In fact, Gregg taught a course at his alma mater, Wheaton College, entitled The History and Relevance of the Stock Market.
He has been immersed in the ETF industry for over 10 years and sees tremendous growth potential for the ETF market here in the UK and European markets. Gregg is passionate about Innovation and Exponential Technologies and the benefits of Thematic Investing.