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Edward Perkin, CFA

Chief Equity Investment Officer

Edward Perkin is a vice president of Eaton Vance Management and chief equity investment officer. He is responsible for all equity disciplines at Eaton Vance. Additionally, he serves as lead portfolio manager of Eaton Vance’s large-cap value strategy and is responsible for buy and sell decisions, portfolio construction and risk management for the firm’s large-cap value equity portfolios. He is head of the firm’s Equity Strategy Committee and a member of the Eaton Vance Management Committee. He joined Eaton Vance in 2014.

Eddie began his career in the finance industry in 1993. Before joining Eaton Vance, he served as chief investment officer (international and emerging-market equity) as well as managing director/portfolio manager (Europe, EAFE and Global) at Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) in London. Before relocating to London in 2008, Eddie was a portfolio manager and analyst on GSAM’s U.S. value equity team in New York. Eddie was previously associated with FISERV and American Retirement Insurance Services.

Eddie earned a B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and an MBA from Columbia Business School. He is a CFA charterholder and is vice chairman of the board of directors of Junior Achievement of Northern New England.

Eaton Vance on Washington: The Election, Taxes and Markets


This year’s election brings more than the usual share of unknowns. Join our discussion on today’s rapidly evolving global markets and economy, with perspectives on hot-button topics for investors. With uncertainty surrounding everything from markets to taxes and economic health to personal health, we provide actionable ideas to help you prepare clients for the impact of the 2020 election on markets and taxes.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 

1:50 - 2:40 p.m. EST