Mr. Seth Masters

Mr. Seth Masters

Angel Investor, Advisor & Mentor for early stage companies, Vice Chair of New York Angels

Seth Masters is an Angel Investor, Advisor and Mentor for early stage companies which apply enabling technologies to solve real problems. He is the Vice Chair of New York Angels, where he leads the Screening Committee and the FinTech Committee.

Seth retired from AB Bernstein in 2017, where he served for 27 years as a leader of asset management businesses. As the Chief Investment Officer of Bernstein Private Wealth Management, Seth oversaw portfolios worth more than $80 billion for over 25,000 clients. His previous roles at the firm included being the Chief Investment Officer of Asset Allocation, Chief Investment Officer of Defined Contribution, Chief Investment Officer of Blend Strategies, and Chief Investment Officer of Emerging Markets. Among his other responsibilities he served as the President of the Bernstein mutual funds and the Bernstein Trust company.

Before joining Bernstein, Seth worked for 5 years as a consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton and 2 years teaching Economics in China. He earned a BA from Princeton University and an M.Phil in Economics from Oxford University.