Associate Director, Commodities and Real Assets
Marya Alsati-Morad is Associate Director, Commodities and Real Assets, at S&P Dow Jones Indices. Marya is responsible for the product management of S&P DJI Commodity Indices, which include the S&P GSCI® and Dow Jones Commodities Index, two of the most widely recognized commodity benchmarks in the world. Both indices represent the global commodity market and are most commonly used for the historical benefits of inflation protection and diversification to stocks and bonds. In her role, Marya writes market commentary and works with the Index Research & Design, sales and marketing departments to bring new ideas to market.
Prior to her current role Marya worked in the Index Development and Index Management and Production groups within S&P Dow Jones Indices. She previously worked in S&P’s Global Fixed Income Research Group, where she authored and contributed to research papers and market trend reports covering credit, default and recovery estimation.
Prior to her role at S&P, Marya worked in financial management consulting in the U.S. and Europe. Marya holds a joint honors degree in Accounting & Finance from Kent Business School and a Masters in Mathematical Finance from Columbia University.