Brian Burda

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Brian Burda is a Vice President and head of the Schwab Equity Strategies Team for the Schwab Center for Financial Research (SCFR). In this role, he is responsible for creating actionable equity strategies leveraging existing Schwab products, providing actionable solutions and guidance on broader equity strategy situations facing most all Schwab clients, as well as writing about and educating clients on pertinent topics providing insight into long standing equity investment related dilemmas.

Prior to his current role, Brian was with Chicago Investment Analytics a senior quantitative researcher, with William Mercer evaluating systematic and analyst-driven money managers and with CFROI Global Advisors as director of quantitative research, developing systematic global investment strategies. Prior to that, he spent five years as director of research with ABN AMRO Asset Management and six years in fund management with Harris Investment Management.

Brian earned an undergraduate degree in economics and an M.B.A. in finance from the University of Chicago. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) charter holder.