Edward joined DWM in 2009. As Co-Managing Partner, Edward shares responsibility for leading DWM’s strategy, operations and business development, working closely with DWM’s senior team. As General Counsel, Edward is responsible for all legal and regulatory matters pertaining to DWM, its investment vehicles and overseas investments. Edward also serves as the Chief Compliance Officer for DWM’s registered investment adviser and is a member of the DWM Equity Investment Committee.
Prior to joining DWM, Edward specialized in representing development finance institutions in project and structured finance transactions in emerging markets at the New York law firm of Becker, Glynn, Melamed & Muffly LLP. He also was an associate at Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw LLP in New York, where he specialized in representing underwriters in debt capital markets transactions in Latin America.
Edward graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a BA in Political Science. He has a JD from the University of North Carolina and a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University. He was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ecuador from 1996-1998. Edward is proficient in Spanish and is a member of the New York Bar Association.
Edward lives in New York City where he is involved in a variety of community and volunteer activities.