David R. Williams is a Senior Portfolio Strategist for 50 South Capital's Hedge Fund Investment Team and a member of the team’s Senior Investment Committee. Mr. Williams works with both the fund of fund product offerings and directly with clients on custom alternative portfolios.
Prior to joining 50 South Capital, he spent seven years in portfolio management for Glenwood Capital, a large fund of funds, and a subsidiary of the Man Group. There he was responsible for analyzing, proposing and managing portfolio changes to enable programs to meet their investment mandates while adhering to their investment guidelines. Previously, he was a research analyst at Ellwood Associates, an investment consulting firm focused on institutional clients.
Mr. Williams received a B.S. in finance from Illinois State University and holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a member of the CFA Institute.