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Chad Cleaver, CFA

Portfolio Manager
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Chad Cleaver is the lead portfolio manager for the Emerging Markets Small Cap Equity and Frontier Markets strategies and a portfolio manager for the Emerging Markets Growth and Emerging Markets Multi-Asset strategies. In his role as lead portfolio manager, he has final responsibility for the strategy’s portfolio construction, risk management and buy/sell decisions. In his role as portfolio manager, he is responsible for idea generation, portfolio construction, security selection and investment research. He is also involved in daily tracking of the portfolio performance as well as macro-level trends and the market environment.

Mr. Cleaver began his career with the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and joined Driehaus Capital Management in 2004. He received his A.B. in economics from Wabash College in 2000 and his M.B.A. from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2004. Mr. Cleaver is a CFA charterholder.

Career Summary

  • Tenure at Driehaus: 2004
  • A.B. in economics from Wabash College
  • M.B.A. from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • CFA charterholder