Alicia Levine

Alicia Levine, PhD

Managing Director
Chief Strategist
BNY Mellon Investment Management


Alicia Levine is the Chief Strategist and Managing Director at BNY Mellon Investment Management. She is one of the firm’s most authoritative voices for market analysis and compelling investment outlook. Alicia provides frequent, insightful and timely market commentaries along with original content that translates complex economic concepts into actionable investment strategy and portfolio decisions. She identifies macro themes, policy choices, and economic factors that affect global asset classes and is the go-to person for client-facing economic analysis and market strategy.

Alicia is a regular on-the-record source, live broadcast commentator and breaking news analyst for a variety of media outlets including Associated Press, Barron’s, Bloomberg, CNBC, CNN, Financial Times, Fox Business News, New York Times, Reuters, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and Yahoo! Finance. She has also been the cover feature on Kiplinger’s annual “Where to Invest” issue.

Alicia joined the firm in 2016 from Angelo, Gordon and Co., the multi-strategy alternative asset manager, where she was the Director of Communications. Previously, she was a research analyst and then portfolio manager at Bentley Capital Management where she invested in public equities and built long/short portfolios for clients.

Alicia received her B.A. from Brown University and earned M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Chicago. In addition, she was awarded a pre-doctoral fellowship from Stanford University, a post-doctoral fellowship from Harvard University and a research fellowship from the Hoover Institution. Alicia is a member of the Investment Committee for the National Academy of Design.