Principal: Marty Dirks

Marty DirksMarty Dirks is the former portfolio manager of a long/short public technology stock portfolio for Harvard University’s endowment.  His portfolio grew from $110 million to $870 million in five and one-half years, an average unleveraged annual return on investment of 43% per year. Over the same time period, the NASDAQ 100 index had a 30.4% annual return. In addition, he has been an analyst/portfolio manager for a $1 billion short-only hedge fund. 

Currently Mr. Dirks is a consultant on strategy to Bay Area corporations and on investment and risk management-related matters primarily to investment funds and law firms, for whom expert witness services are also provided. He is highly skilled and experienced in expert analysis, presentation development and expert testimony.

He is an adjunct professor of finance for the MBA program at Golden Gate University in San Francisco and serves as a Board Member for the City of San José Retirement System.


Master in Business Administration, Harvard Business School
Bachelor of Science in Physics, summa cum laude, Bemidji State University

Curriculum Vitae and references are available upon request.

A more detailed profile is available here

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