David Sowerby joined Loomis, Sayles & Company in 1998 and has 30 years of investment industry experience. During his tenure at Loomis Sayles, David has held a variety of senior positions, including his current role working directly with institutional clients and multiproduct accounts. He draws upon his breadth of experience and intimate knowledge of Loomis Sayles product, process and discipline to widely communicate his current views on the capital markets and provide updates on the firm’s capabilities and specific portfolios. David works with clients on asset allocation strategies. David is also a member of the Natixis distribution/support group, assisting Natixis’ sales efforts by representing all Loomis Sayles products in the US.
Prior to Loomis Sayles, he was a senior portfolio manager for Beacon Investment Management Company in Ann Arbor, Michigan from 1993 to 1998. He began his investment industry career in 1986 as an economist, providing economic analysis and market strategy for Comerica Bank. David earned undergraduate and graduate degrees in economics from Wayne State University. David served ten years as chairman on the investment advisory committee for the state of Michigan’s $50 billion pension fund. He was recently appointed by the Governor to serve as a director of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation.
David also serves on the investment committee for Beaumont Hospitals. As a tribute to his work, he was the 2002 recipient of Wayne State University’s distinguished corporate citizen award. David is a regular contributor to the Blue Chip Financial Survey and a frequent guest on CNBC, Bloomberg television and other financial market programs.