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David Smith

Partner, Portfolio Manager

David Smith is the Portfolio Manager of the GCA Sustainable Growth Fund and has covered the Sustainable Infrastructure sector for more than 15 years. He has been an active participant in the growth of the industry and has seen many companies from the pre-commercial stage through to commercial sales and industry consolidation. David has been a frequent speaker at industry conferences and developed a comprehensive list of contacts through the Sustainable Infrastructure sectors.

Prior to GCA, David was the Portfolio Manager of the Gabelli Green long/short fund and was involved in the firm’s long-only product offerings. Prior to that, Mr. Smith was a Principal at Longbow Capital Partners covering renewable energy, cleantech, industrial and energy infrastructure companies. Prior to Longbow, David worked at Citi/Smith Barney as a Vice President and Senior Analyst with coverage responsibility for leading the alternative energy and cleantech team, as well as small and mid-cap industrial stocks.

David holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Western Ontario, an honors degree in Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University and undergraduate credits in Accounting and Finance from the University of Toronto. David is a CFA charterholder and is a Chartered Accountant (CA).

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