Richard Tavis is responsible for the Strategic Investment Research Group's ("SIRG") Investment Strategy Team. The Investment Strategy Team focuses on developing market views and providing thought leadership in support of the management of client investment portfolios and providing proactive advice to SIRG’s clients.
Mr. Tavis joined PGIM Investments in October 2003 as an investment manager research analyst. Before the formation of the Investment Strategy Team he was a member of SIRG’s Portfolio Construction group. Prior to joining SIRG, Mr. Tavis worked with Chartwell Consulting, an institutional investment consulting firm, primarily providing due diligence on investment management firms to corporate pension plans, endowments, and foundations.
Mr. Tavis received his Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance, summa cum laude, from Rider University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder, as well as a member of the CFA Institute and the New York Society of Securities Analysts.