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Dodd Kittsley
CFA, Director, DAVIS ADVISORS

Dodd Kittsley is the Director of ETF Strategy at Davis Advisors, an independent, employee-owned investment management firm founded in 1969. He is currently focused on the development of Davis transparent actively managed ETFs.

Dodd was previously Head of ETF Strategy for Deutsche Asset Management, the Global Head of ETP Research for BlackRock and Head of Due Diligence for iShares. At Barclays Global Investors, he was responsible for providing thought leadership to financial intermediaries and was Director of Sales Strategy, leading a team that created and delivered ETP product and industry related insights. Mr. Kittsley has also held research and fund due diligence positions at State Street Global Advisors and Morgan Stanley. He has published extensively and is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and in the media.

Mr. Kittsley earned a B.A. degree from the Hamilton College and a Masters degree from University of Houston. He holds various U.S. securities licenses and serves on the MMI ETF Committee as well as FINRA's continuing education committee. He received the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA@) designation and is a member of CFA@ Institute.