Brian McCarthy


  • Global Market Strategies
  • Emerging Sovereign Group, LLC (ESG)


Mr. McCarthy joined Emerging Sovereign Group from RBS, where he served as Senior Vice President in Foreign Exchange Sales, from 2006-2010, managing the firm's relationships with a number of large institutional asset managers. In addition to having held similar roles at both UBS (2001-2006) and Barclays (1998-2001), Mr. McCarthy has extensive asset management experience.

He served as International Fixed Income Strategist at Alliance Capital from 1991-1994, and as an International Fixed Income Portfolio Manager at AIG from 1994-1998, where he served as a member of the firm's Global Asset Allocation Committee, as well as the Vice Chairman's advisory group on Foreign Exchange. Mr. McCarthy has twenty-three years of investment experience and received a BA degree in economics from Harvard College with honors in 1988.