Global Convertible Securities Investment Professionals, Portfolio Manager

David B. Clott, CFA

Senior Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager

Mr. Clott joined Westwood in 2014, serves as a Senior Portfolio Manager and leads the firm’s Global Convertible Securities team.  Prior to joining Westwood, Mr. Clott spent fifteen years managing both the long only and absolute return global convertible securities strategies at Aviva Investors and co-founded their convertible funds in April 2002.  Prior to 1999, he was a Portfolio Manager and Equity Analyst at HSB Group for one year, and an Equity Analyst and, later, a Convertible Securities Analyst at Phoenix Investment Partners for seven years.  Mr. Clott earned a BS in Business Administration and Finance from Bryant University.  He is a member of the CFA Institute and the Boston Security Analysts Society.