W. Brian Dana, CAIA

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W. Brian Dana, CAIA

Investment Committee Member

Mr. Dana joined Meketa Investment Group in 2006 and is a Principal of that firm. Mr. Dana serves as Co-Chair of the Meketa Investment Group Fiduciary Services Committee, which oversees the firm’s discretionary client mandates.  He works with clients and in investment manager research, leading Meketa Investment Group’s research on marketable alternatives. This responsibility includes hedged strategy portfolio construction as well as sourcing, due diligence, and analysis of hedge funds and hedge fund of funds. Mr. Dana is a member of Meketa Investment Group’s Marketable Securities Investment Committee (MSIC) which oversees manager due diligence and the Strategic Asset Allocation Committee.

Prior to joining the firm, he worked as an analyst with The University of Florida Investment Corporation (UFICO), the investment group for the University of Florida’s endowment. While at UFICO, Mr. Dana focused on sourcing, due diligence and analysis of alternative investments. Previously, he served as an Associate with Citigroup Global Markets’ Boston office in fixed income sales and trading. Mr. Dana received a Master of Science in Finance from the University of Florida in 2006 and his undergraduate degree in Economics from Drury University in 2000. Mr. Dana holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation and is a member of the CAIA Association®.