Mr. Dalzell is a former Managing Director and Associate Head of Equity Trading Americas at BlackRock where he was instrumental in building one of the largest, most respected, professional buy-side trading desks in the world. Dave was also head of BlackRock's Boston equity and options trading desk while actively trading daily and delivering value added services tailored to the needs of each portfolio manager.
Dave created Dalzell Trading to provide all Managers access to a premier buy-side trading desk, similar to what he helped build at BlackRock, at no fixed cost to their firm. His clients have included some of the largest investment managers in the world, hedge funds, and broker dealers. He has worked on the equity trading desks of various investment managers and hedge funds including BlackRock, Trinity Investment Management (Oppenheimer Funds Institutional), First Chicago Trading Consultants, and Disciplined Alpha.
Mr. Dalzell earned an MBA in Finance from The Pennsylvania State University and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Augustana College. In addition to being a CFA Charterholder, Mr. Dalzell holds the following FINRA registrations: Series 24, 4, 7, 57/TP, 63, 65, and 99.