For Institutional Investors in Australia

Adam Hetts, CFA

Global Head of Portfolio Construction and Strategy

Adam Hetts is the Global Head of Portfolio Construction and Strategy at Janus Henderson Investors. In this role, he leads the Portfolio Construction and Strategy Team that is focused on delivering actionable investment strategy and thought leadership to help clients in all aspects of the investment management process. From 2011 until joining Janus in 2017, he was vice president, senior portfolio strategist with Goldman Sachs Asset Management in New York, leading efforts in the US and Asia Pacific regions. Prior to that, Adam worked with Goldman Sachs Principal Strategies, a proprietary hedge fund, and as a corporate strategist within Goldman Sachs Asset Management. Earlier in his career, he was a consultant with The Law and Economic Consulting Group in Washington, D.C.

Adam earned his bachelor of science degree in finance with a concentration in accounting from Pennsylvania State University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and FINRA Series 24, 7, and 63 securities licenses. He has 17 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Global Perspectives: The case for REITs in the economic recovery

Global Perspectives: The case for REITs in the economic recovery

Beyond the economic reopening, many areas of the real estate sector are benefiting from secular trends that could drive long-term inflation-offsetting growth.

The scarcity of sustainability: unintended asset allocation risks in sustainable model portfolios

The scarcity of sustainability: unintended asset allocation risks in sustainable model portfolios

Adam Hetts and Sabrina Geppert from the Portfolio Construction and Strategy Team examine whether unintended risks are introduced by a shift to ‘sustainable’ investing and the scarcity of allocation options.

Global Perspectives Podcast – Come on down: is inflation priced right?

Global Perspectives Podcast – Come on down: is inflation priced right?

Join Adam Hetts as he speaks to Jim Cielinski, Global Head of Fixed Income, about the direction of inflation and some of the potential pitfalls in traditional “inflation protection” tools.

Global Perspectives: Sustainable Investing in Clean Technologies

Global Perspectives: Sustainable Investing in Clean Technologies

A transformative synchronised investment boom into clean technologies is underway in the US and beyond.

High Yield: Passing the Baton from Beta to Alpha
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High Yield: Passing the Baton from Beta to Alpha

With credit spreads gradually tightening, returns will likely become less about market direction (beta) and more about identifying individual opportunities (alpha).