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Daniel Altman, C.F.A.

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Adjunct Instructor


Finance and Economics

From 2015 to 2019 Dan was the Head of Research at Bradesco BBI, where he led a 50-person equity, fixed income, and macroeconomic team with offices in 4 countries. Prior to Bradesco BBI, Dan held several asset management roles including as a senior investment advisor on a multi-billion dollar global commodity and equities hedge fund; as a Founder and Head of Research for a start-up emerging markets hedge fund, and as a senior analyst for a well-known long/short hedge fund awarded best US fund by Absolute Return in 2008.

Dan began his career and spent 10 years at Bear Stearns & Co, where he attained the position of Senior Managing Director. Dan was an Institutional Investor ranked analyst from 2004 to 2007, including a #1 position, he was also awarded Best on the Street by the Wall Street Journal in 2004 and 2006.

Dan has an undergraduate degree in social sciences from the University of Ottawa, a Masters degree in International studies (finance) from Columbia University, and is a CFA Charterholder. He currently runs a personal stock portfolio, and is a small business owner.

  • MS - Colombia University - International Affairs
  • BA - University of Ottawa - Social Sciences

Harvey Mayrovitz, S. Gildenberg, P. Spagna, L. Killpack, and Dan Altman (2018). Characterizing the tissue dielectric constant of skin basal cell cancer lesions. Skin Research and Technology 24(4), 686-691.