As chairman and chief executive officer of Cambridge Associates, David is responsible for leading the firm. He also oversees the collective efforts of our dedicated practice areas and our research team. He and more than 200 investment directors are responsible for implementing portfolios and partnering with clients in all practice areas to meet or exceed each client's investment objectives. Prior to David's current role, he was president of the firm as well as the founding leader of our pension practice, creating and implementing innovative portfolio management frameworks that have transformed our pension clients' approach to investing. David has over 25 years of investment experience, including founding his own investment management firm. Prior to joining Cambridge Associates in 2003, he operated Druley Investment Management for nine years. While attending business school, David interned as an investment analyst at the Teacher Retirement System of Texas. David is a CFA charterholder and received his MBA and BBA from the University of Texas, Austin.