Brendan Curran

Managing Director, Head of U.S. Investment Strategy, DC
Brendan  Curran

Brendan is a Managing Director of State Street Global Advisors and Head of U.S. Investment Strategy within the Defined Contribution team. In this role, Brendan is responsible for leading a team of DC Investment Strategists who focus on expanding State Street's sales efforts across DC clients and prospects, supporting the existing client base, and contributing to the on-going development of a best-in-class Defined Contribution product offering across the U.S. The team also serves as an internal and external expert on State Street DC strategies, plan design architecture, and key regulatory and legislative topics affecting the retirement industry for Plan Sponsors, Consultants and Regulators. Brendan is a voting member of the Defined Contribution Investment Group (DCIG) which helps oversee State Street's Defined Contribution multi-asset class solutions funds including Target Date Funds and Real Assets.

Brendan earned a B.A. in Economics from Connecticut College. He earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the Boston Security Analysts Society and CFA Institute.


  • Years At SSGA : 8
  • Industry Start Date : 2011
  • College : Connecticut College