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Daniel Stern

Daniel Stern

Portfolio Manager, Cliffwater Investments LLC
Senior Managing Director, Cliffwater LLC

Daniel Stern is a portfolio manager at Cliffwater Investments LLC, an investment management affiliate of Virtus Investment Partners, and a senior managing director of Cliffwater LLC, where he leads the hedge fund research team.

Prior to joining Cliffwater in 2005, Mr. Stern was a director of BlackRock Financial Management, where he was a senior member of the Fund of Funds team that managed the firm’s fund of hedge fund products. Previously, he worked for Wilshire Associates handling investment strategies for large public funds, corporate plans, and endowments/foundations.

Mr. Stern earned a B.A. in economics and political science from Brandeis University and an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He began his career in the investment industry in 1992.