Chris Versace

Chris Versace

Formal First Name
Christopher (Chris)
Nick Name
The Thematic Investor

Chris Versace is the Co-Founder, Chief Investment Officer and Thematic Strategist at Tematica Research, where he also serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the Tematica Investing and Tematica Pro, as well as the author of the Monday Morning Kickoff, which has become a must-read for investment advisors and money managers worldwide. Versace has over 30 years of cross-industry experience. His proprietary thematic investing framework leverages economic, demographic, psychographic and technology landscapes to identify pronounced, multi-year structural changes. Versace is the editor of the newsletter The Growth & Dividend Report and is a featured columnist at The He joined TheStreet team in 2011 as a Real Money contributor before becoming portfolio manager of Action Alerts PLUS in 2021, where he provides daily insights, analysis, and recommendations through his thematic investing lens. He is also an Assistant Professor at NJCU School of Business, where he developed the NJCU New Jersey 50 Index.

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