Zachary Apoian is an Executive Director and Head of Market Strategy and Portfolio Analytics for Morgan Stanley Wealth Management. Zack focuses on developing recommendations for tactical and strategic portfolios by leveraging the firm’s thought leadership, and applying systematic investment strategies to current market conditions. Additionally, he works to broaden the intellectual capital related to the questions and challenges arising within the wealth management process. Prior to joining the firm, Zack spent eight years at Sanford C. Bernstein, authoring research for institutional clients on portfolio strategy and quantitative investing, and earning consistent recognition from client and industry surveys. Additionally, he held investment management research positions with SAC Capital Management and Chronos Asset Management. Zack holds SB degrees in Mathematics, Physics, and Management Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.