Brian D. Arsenault

Managing Director

Brian is a Managing Director and Partner at Disciplina Group with the primary role of Chief Market Strategist.   In this role, he is responsible for developing market forecasts and investable themes that can be implemented in our client’s portfolios.  He often shares these views through presentations at industry conferences,  authoring Disciplina’s quarterly newsletter and in meetings with our valued partners.  With over 20 years of experience in the global credit markets, Brian also provides insights regarding manager selection in credit and income-oriented strategies.

Prior to working at Disciplina, Brian held strategist and portfolio manager roles at long only and hedge fund managers such as Lord Abbett, Claren Road, Morgan Stanley, and  JP Morgan Investment.   While at Morgan Stanley he was recognized as an All-American leveraged credit strategist by Institutional Investor Magazine and as a top strategist in the European High Yield market by Euro Money magazine.

Brian is a graduate of Seton Hall University (1989) with a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and holds an M.B.A. from the University of Rochester (1994) where he concentrated in Finance and Corporate Accounting.   He is also a co-founder and board member of the Rosemary D. Gruner Cancer Fund.