As chief investment officer, Jack Ablin, is the leader of Cresset's investment strategy and provides investment policy and philosophy guidelines to the firm's advisor teams and clients. Mr. Ablin joined the organization in 2018 and has three decades of experience in money management. He was formerly the chief investment officer with BMO Harris Bank. Mr. Ablin is the author of Reading Minds and Markets: Minimizing Risk and Maximizing Returns in a Volatile Global Marketplace, published in July 2009 by F.T. Press, and was on The Wall Street Journal best-seller list. He is a frequent contributor to CNBC, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, and Barron's. Mr. Ablin served as a professor of finance at Boston University, Graduate School of Management. He spent five years as a money and markets correspondent for the NBC affiliate in Jacksonville, Florida. Mr. Ablin was named one of the Top 100 Wealth Advisors in North America by CityWealth Magazine in 2006, 2010-2017.