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 is known as one of Wall Street’s top thought leaders on the subject of markets and economic policy. His research pieces are read by leading institutional investors and corporate executives across the globe.
In 2006, Mr. Trennert co-founded Strategas, which originally began with just five employees. Today, the firm employs over fifty research analysts, institutional salesmen, and sales traders at its offices in New York, Washington D.C., and Columbus, Ohio. 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.
Widely quoted in the domestic and foreign press, Jason is a regular guest host on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” and “Bloomberg Surveillance” with Tom Keene. He is the author of three books on investing and the culture of Wall Street. ( “My Side of the Street“, “What’s It All About, Alpha?“, “New Markets, New Strategies“ )
Of Italian descent, he is devoted to a number of Italian and Italian-American causes and philanthropic activities. He was the Treasurer of La Scuola d’Italia where he headed its investment committee and is a member of the Board of Governors of The Columbus Citizens Foundation.
He is a member of the investment committee of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund and sits on the advisory board at Hollow Brook Wealth Management LLC.
He has an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and BS in International Economics from Georgetown University.