Reshaping Investments With Alternatives

One way advisors can differentiate themselves is to help plan sponsors understand how alternative investing can help with portfolio diversification and the current market headwinds of potentially higher interest rates and inflation uncertainty. The session will explore the evolution of asset allocation and how alternative asset classes can benefit retirement plan investors.  We will also discuss the effective implementation of alternative strategies to address these challenges.


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Ronald A. Cohen
Managing Director, Head of DWS Retirement Services
DWS Investments

Ron Cohen, Managing Director, is the Head of Retirement Services for DWS Investments.  Serving in this role since 2005, Mr. Cohen   is responsible for managing all aspects of the retirement business including, sales, client service, marketing, product and business management.  Prior to this role, Ron was the National Sales Manager for Retirement Services. He  also served as the head of consultant relations, as well as a sales representative covering the Northeast Region and as a Relationship Manager.  Ron has been with the firm for 18 years.  Mr. Cohen received a BA in Economics from the University of Massachusetts. Additionally, he received a Pension Plan Certification at Bentley College. Ron holds NASD Series 26, 24, 7, 6 and 63 licenses.

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