Global Chief Investment Strategist of Conning
Richard Sega, FSA, is the global chief investment strategist of Conning, a leading global provider of investment management solutions with almost $200 billion of assets under management (AUM). Sega is responsible for the investment strategy for Conning’s clients worldwide. The company’s clients are international insurance companies, banks, pension funds, corporate funds, and charitable organizations.
Prior to joining Conning in 2000, Sega was president, CEO and CIO at Charter Oak Capital Management, where he was responsible for all aspects of the investment management and advisory business, including quantitative and investment research, portfolio and asset/liability management, trading, client service and reporting, operations, sales, and marketing. Sega managed Charter Oak’s $3.5 billion AUM in portfolios that included government bonds, investment grade corporate bonds, money markets, common stock, preferred stock, private placements, commercial loans, and equity real estate.
Previously, Sega also held senior roles such as vice president at Aetna Life & Casualty, managing director at Aeltus Investment Management, and vice president and corporate portfolio manager at Phoenix Mutual Life Insurance Company.
Sega has over 30 years of insurance asset management experience. He has an master’s in statistics from Columbia University and a bachelor’s in mathematics from Fordham University.