Jay Merchant

Portfolio Manager and Vice President

SunAmerica Asset Management

Mr. Merchant joined SunAmerica in July 2007 as a vice president and senior research analyst specializing in Global Resources (Energy and Materials) companies.  Prior to joining SunAmerica, Mr. Merchant was a research analyst at Swergold Capital, a long/short technology hedge fund. Prior to that, he held equity research positions at C.E. Unterberg, Towbin and Citigroup Asset Management, covering the Technology and Global Telecommunications sectors, respectively. He received a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He holds the CFA Charter designation and is a current member of the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA).


About SunAmerica Asset Management

SunAmerica Asset Management manages and/or administers a family of mutual funds across many investment disciplines as well as a portion of the underlying separate account assets of SunAmerica Retirement Markets and VALIC variable annuities.

Jay Merchant