Dhaval Patel is a managing director and portfolio manager for the TIAA organization. Mr. Patel is the co-portfolio manager for the Global Natural Resources strategy. He is also a member of the equity research team responsible for following the U.S. and European Commodity and Specialty Chemicals and Packaging sectors. Mr. Patel joined the TIAA organization in 2008.
Mr. Patel has 19 years of investment experience, including analyst positions at Lehman Brothers, Dawson-Herman Capital Management, and Columbus Hill Capital Management.
Mr. Patel holds a B.S. in Finance, a B.S. in Mathematics/Statistics and a B.A. in Psychology from Rutgers University.