Dave Harrison Smith, CFA

Senior Vice President, Domestic Equities


Dave specializes in research in the technology sector and is responsible for equity analysis in Bailard’s all cap growth/technology and science equity strategy and has over ten years of investment experience. Dave graduated in 2008 from the University of California at Berkeley with a double major in business administration and economics. He received his Chartered Financial Analyst® designation in 2012 and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of San Francisco.  In 2016, he received his MBA from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley. Originally from Portland, Maine, he is an avid sailor and kayaker, and also enjoys distance running, traveling and all things outdoors.