About the Author

Tony Roth

Chief Investment Officer

Tony Roth is Chief Investment Officer for Wilmington Trust Investment Advisors, Inc, the investment advisory arm of M&T Bank Corporation. Tony plays a key role in developing and delivering investment services for our wealth, institutional, and brokerage clients. He provides strategic direction for the firm’s asset management investment activities including asset allocation, manager research, and portfolio construction. Tony leads the firm’s Investment Committee.

Tony joined Wilmington Trust in 2014 with extensive experience in wealth management and investment advisory. Prior to joining Wilmington Trust, Tony was Chief Investment Officer (CIO) for Aquitaine Management in New York. Before that, he worked for UBS Wealth Management Americas as CIO, where he founded the Ultra High-Net-Worth Chief Investment Office. Earlier in his career, he was founder and co-head of the Advisory Services Division at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc., served as director of the Family Wealth Group at Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., and was a tax attorney at Cleary Gottlieb in New York.

Tony earned his law degree from Harvard Law School. He holds a master’s degree in French and International Tax Law from Université Panthéon Sorbonne, and graduated magna cum laude from Brown University with a degree in Philosophy.


By the Author

Webinar: ESG Strategy Returns—Why We Believe They May Be Sustainable

Tony Roth and Steve Norcini |
Investment Management

April 21—Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investment strategies have long been in vogue and investors are showing a greater-than-ever appreciation for their principles. Do ESG strategies require a sacrifice on the performance front—or can you reap competitive returns while putting your money to work in a way that aligns with your values? Time will tell, according to our experts.

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Episode 30: The Rise (and Fall?) of Emerging Tech Contenders

Tony Roth |
Capital Considerations with Tony Roth

April 14—With soaring valuations and prospects for expansion, early-stage growth firms are practically giddy with excitement and visions of stardom. Big-player sectors like technology and health care have greatly benefited from macro trends and enjoy elite status as increasingly important pieces of the future economy.Still, private equity investors are forced to face the hard truth: not every behemoth wannabe makes it to the bigtime.

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Capital Perspectives April 2021

Tony Roth and Steve Norcini |
Investment Management
Capital Perspectives

In the April issue of our monthly flagship publication, we feature:On the Record by Chief Investment Officer Tony Roth, where he reveals how the 2020 recession and ongoing recovery differ from past experience, our overall optimistic view of the U.S. and global economic trajectories, and where we see potential risks and opportunities.

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Episode 29: Income-Thirsty Investors—Drink Up!

Tony Roth |
Capital Considerations with Tony Roth

March 31—To get a fix on the outlook for fixed income securities, we turn to Lord Abbett Partner and Portfolio Manager Leah Traub. In her important discussion with Chief Investment Officer Tony Roth, Leah shares what she believes is on the horizon for interest rates, dividends, and much more. Listen in and find out if your fixed income portfolio needs fixing. Leah G. Traub, PH.D.

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