Michael Herskovitz is the Director of Fixed Income Risk Operations and Technology and Co-head of Enterprise Operational Risk at Alliancebernstein. Herskovitz joined AB in 2006 from UBS, where he was the Managing Director for the Risk and Finance Technology. He has held senior technology management and quantitative research positions with Morgan Stanley, including the London-based role of international CIO, Merrill Lynch and Zurich Scudder Investments.
Over his 25+ year career in financial services, he has had extensive analytical and technical experience with fixed income, commodities, derivative products and risk management. Herskovitz has co-authored two books and many research papers on mortgage-backed securities pricing and analytics.
He holds a BS in operations research and an MS in industrial administration from Carnegie Mellon University. He has served as Chairperson of the Asset Managers Forum and is currently a member of SIFMA’s Operations and Technology Steering Committee.