Brian is partner of Chautauqua Capital Management and serves as portfolio manager for Chautauqua’s strategies. Prior to forming Chautauqua in January 2009, he was a member of the TCW Concentrated Core Equities portfolio management team. Brian joined TCW in 1998 where he held multiple positions including director of equity research, senior equity strategist and portfolio manager for international and global equity portfolios. Prior to working at TCW, he worked with Scudder, Stevens & Clark; Bear, Stearns & Co.; and Security Pacific Bank. Brian earned a bachelor's degree in public affairs and an MBA from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.