Steven Gluckstein, Global Strategist

As a Managing Partner at Creative Global Investments, Mr Gluckstein oversees the global research effort and serves as the firm’s Chief Investment Strategist.  Mr. Gluckstein was most recently a Managing Director at Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. where he created the recently launched Tactical Global ETF Choice Portfolios, which he continues to manage as an independent sub-advisor. Additionally, he was formerly Head of Global Strategy and previously held the position of Director of Research.  Prior to Oppenheimer, Mr. Gluckstein managed his own asset management business.  He earlier spent 12 years at Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder, Inc., where Mr. Gluckstein was a Senior Global Equities Analyst and later, Director of Research.  With more than 25 years experience in equity research, Mr. Gluckstein has extensively travelled to over 30 countries reviewing and analyzing investment opportunities.

He has ten years of wide ranging industrial experience in the manufacturing sector, which earned him senior member status in The Society of Manufacturing Engineers.  Mr. Gluckstein was Chief Operating Officer of a Midwest U.S.-based manufacturer of welding consumables that also performed contract welding maintenance throughout the eastern United States as well as being an OEM source for Hadfield manganese castings.  For several years, he also operated his own business selling industrial welding & high strength molecular repair materials while providing emergency shutdown services.  Mr. Gluckstein’s most recent manufacturing experience was as Executive Vice President of a Michigan-based manufacturer of robotic end effectors for the Detroit automotive community and General Electric’s aircraft engine business group.

Mr. Gluckstein has been a regular past guest on CNBC and is often quoted in various business publications.  He is a graduate of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.