Before accessing the site, please choose from the following options.
Yana S. Barton
Managing Director, Co-Head of Specialty Solutions Group | 27 years industry experience
Yana S. Barton
Managing Director, Co-Head of Specialty Solutions Group 27 years industry experience
Yana is a managing director of Morgan Stanley and Co-Head of Specialty Solutions Group. She is a portfolio manager on a number of tax-managed equity and private offerings. She leads equity investment decisions, portfolio construction and risk management for these strategies. Yana is a member of MSIM’s Operating Committee, Global Diversity & Inclusion Council, EVM Management Committee and Eaton Vance’s Equity Strategy Committee. She was also a founding member and the first chair of Eaton Vance’s Women’s Leadership Exchange. Yana is an active spokesperson on behalf of the company in various media outlets. She has been featured on CNBC, Bloomberg TV, Bloomberg Radio, Barron’s, The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post as well as BNN. Yana began her career in the investment management industry with Eaton Vance in 1997. Morgan Stanley acquired Eaton Vance in March 2021.
Yana earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration from the University of Florida. She is a member of the CFA Institute, CFA Society Boston and is a CFA charterholder.
The information on this page is for informational purposes only. It is intended for the benefit of third party issuers and those seeking information about alternatives investment strategies. The information contained herein does not constitute and should not be construed as an offering of advisory services or an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation, purchase or sale would be unlawful under the securities, insurance or other laws of such jurisdiction.
All investing involves risks, including a loss of principal. Alternative investments are speculative and involve a high degree of risk. These investments are designed for investors who understand and are willing to accept these risks. Performance may be volatile, and an investor could lose all or a substantial portion of his or her investment.
Please refer to the strategy detail page for important information on the strategy, including additional risk considerations.