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Brenden Smith

Co-Head of Vista Public Strategies | Vista Public Strategies | San Francisco

Brenden Smith joined Vista Public Strategies in 2014.

Prior to joining Vista, Mr. Smith was the Founder and Portfolio Manager at Cypress Capital Management, a TMT-focused long/short equity hedge fund. Previously, Mr. Smith was a partner at Neuberger Berman Technology Management, a TMT-focused long/short equity hedge fund. Prior to that, Mr. Smith served as Global Technology Analyst and a partner at Partner Fund Management, a diversified global hedge fund, and was an Analyst at WRCM. Prior to that, Mr. Smith worked in the Global Investment Research division at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he was a lead Analyst covering Enterprise Systems/Storage and Infrastructure Software. Mr. Smith also co-founded Goldman’s Technology Market Strategy research team.

 

Education

B.A. in Political Science (International Relations), Yale University

Executive Assistant

Janice Placido
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