David W. Burkart Senior Portfolio Manager Barclays Global Investors
David Burkart is the senior portfolio manager and strategist responsible for the firm's commodity strategies. Before coming to BGI, David worked at Gap Inc. in international treasury and corporate finance. Previously, he was employed at Bank of America in foreign exchange and syndicated lending. David has his BA in economics after attending UC Santa Barbara and his MA from the University of Virginia in foreign affairs, focusing on the emerging economies of East-Central Europe. He also was graduated from the Wharton School of Business with his MBA in finance. David is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder. His food passion is sushi and he always visits the Tsukiji's Central Fish Market when in Japan.