Ranji H. Nagaswami is the Chief Investment Officer for AllianceBernstein Fund Investors. She has held this position since 2004. Nagaswami has responsibility for growth, value, and core stock as well as fixed incomeinvestments. She chairs the retail investors investment policy group and has been the senior portfolio manager for the US Value Equities fund since 2001. Before joining AllianceBernstein in 1999, Nagaswami was with UBS Brinson where she held various positions including co-head of US Fixed Income, managing director, and quantitative analyst. She has frequently spoken on asset allocation, risk management, and portfolio management issues.