DAVID P. BEATSONCFA® | Partner | Senior Portfolio Manager/Advisor
1030 15th Street NW, Suite 450W
Washington, D.C. 20005
David Beatson joined ACAP in 2002 and currently works in the Alexandria, VA office as a Senior Portfolio Manager and Advisor. He is a member of the firm’s investment Committee, which meets regularly to provide oversight on the firm’s investments made on behalf of its clients as well as to review strategic and tactical asset allocations and related matters. Mr. Beatson’s field of expertise is in the application of advanced options trading techniques to manage portfolio risk and enhance returns for investors.
Mr. Beatson has been in the industry for over 24 years. Prior to joining ACAP, he served as an investment advisor and manager for Deutsche Bank Alex Brown. He has also previously worked at The National Association of Securities Dealers and at American Management Systems.
Mr. Beatson holds a Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is an active member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of Washington, DC.
He received a bachelor’s degree in information management systems from the University of Maryland and has completed graduate level coursework in finance and investment management at The Johns Hopkins University.
Mr. Beatson lives in Mt. Vernon, VA with his wife and two children. He enjoys traveling, hiking, golfing, skiing, and coaching youth athletic teams.