Shaun Wurzbach

Managing Director, Global Head of Financial Advisor Channel
S&P Dow Jones Indices

Shaun Wurzbach is Managing Director and Global Head of Financial Advisor Channel at S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI). The financial advisor channel focuses on increasing financial advisors’ awareness of and preference for index-based solutions.

Shaun joined S&P DJI in 2007 as head of the program management office. Shaun led the New York and London-based index calculation teams in 2008, culminating in a reorganizational effort that resulted in a combined international index analysis and production group.

Prior to joining S&P DJI, Shaun was a U.S. Army officer with over 20 years of active duty service, including combat operations as a reconnaissance platoon leader in Desert Shield and Desert Storm. Shaun was awarded the Bronze Star Medal and the Legion of Merit.

Shaun has a master’s degree from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a bachelor’s degree from The United States Military Academy at West Point. Shaun is a co-founder of VALOR (Veterans and Leaders for Organizational Results), an S&P Global employee resources group with 1,000 volunteers. In 2019, Shaun was selected to serve on a two-year term to S&P Global’s Diversity and Inclusion Council.

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How Do You Communicate Risk Management in a Year When it Doesn’t Matter?

The S&P Dow Jones Indices Financial Advisor Channel has followed the progress of Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) Strategists with interest for over four years. In fact, we have developed close working relationships with many of those firms. They are often champions of indexing; power-users of ETF use in portfolio management. Whether one tracks ETF strategists Read more […]