Director, Portfolio Manager, Senior Research Analyst
Vontobel Asset Management, Inc.
David Souccar serves as deputy portfolio manager of the Virtus Vontobel Foreign Opportunities Fund, which is subadvised by Vontobel Asset Management, Inc.
Mr. Souccar joined Vontobel in 2007 as senior research analyst. He was promoted to deputy portfolio manager of the firm’s international equity strategy in 2016. Consistent with Vontobel’s investment team structure, in addition to his portfolio management duties, Mr. Souccar conducts research analysis on stocks which may be included in Vontobel’s other strategies. He focuses on the energy, industrials, and utilities sectors.
Prior to joining Vontobel, Mr. Souccar was a senior investment analyst at Federated Investors from 2005 to 2007. From 1998 to 2005, he was a sell-side analyst at Morgan Stanley. He began his financial career in 1996 as a consultant at McKinsey & Co.
Mr. Souccar earned an M.B.A. in finance and management from NYU Stern School of Business and a B.S. in chemical engineering from Escola de Engenharia Maua.