David Baker

Partner, Asset Management
New York

Mr. Baker is a Partner in Perella Weinberg Partners’ Asset Management business.  In this role, Mr. Baker is the Portfolio Manager for the Diversified Equities strategy.

Mr. Baker has more than 33 years of investment experience.  Prior to joining Perella Weinberg Partners in February of 2012, Mr. Baker was at Deutsche Bank from 1996 (Natwest) to 2012, where he most recently served as a Managing Director responsible for overseeing a Long/Short Equity/Event Strategy.  He was previously a Global Head of Portfolio Trading and Index Arbitrage, Global Cash Trading at Deutsche Bank.  In this role he managed the risk and investment decisions of multi-billion dollar portfolios and oversaw the infrastructure and technology build-out of these global businesses.   Mr. Baker also served on the Global Equity Management Committee and North American Management Committee.  Mr. Baker joined Deutsche Bank in 1998 as part of the acquisition of Natwest Markets, where he spent two years as a Managing Director of Portfolio Trading responsible for the development of the Portfolio Trading business at the derivatives boutique.

Mr. Baker earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Statistics from New York University.  He serves on the Board of Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America Westchester/ Fairfield Chapter.