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David Samra

David Samra

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About David Samra

N. David Samra is lead portfolio manager of the Artisan Non-U.S. Value strategy, which he has managed since the portfolio’s inception on 1st July 2002. In addition, he is the portfolio co-manager of the Artisan Global Value strategy, which he has co-managed since its inception on 1 July 2007. Prior to joining Artisan Partners in May 2002, Samra was a portfolio manager and a senior analyst in international equities at Harris Associates LP, from August 1997 through May 2002. Earlier in his career, he was a portfolio manager with Montgomery Asset Management from June 1993 until August 1997. Mr. Samra holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Bentley College and a Master of Business Administration from Columbia Business School.

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Citywire Rating: Not Rated


  • ORated AAA in Oct 2013
  • NRated AAA in Nov 2013
  • DRated AAA in Dec 2013


  • JRated AAA in Jan 2014
  • FRated AAA in Feb 2014
  • MRated AA in Mar 2014
  • ARated AA in Apr 2014
  • MRated AA in May 2014
  • JRated AA in Jun 2014
  • JRated AA in Jul 2014
  • ARated AAA in Aug 2014
  • SRated AA in Sep 2014
  • ORated A in Oct 2014
  • NRated AA in Nov 2014
  • DRated A in Dec 2014


  • JRated A in Jan 2015
  • FRated A in Feb 2015
  • MRated AA in Mar 2015
  • ARated A in Apr 2015
  • MRated A in May 2015
  • JRated A in Jun 2015
  • JRated A in Jul 2015
  • ARated A in Aug 2015
  • SRated A in Sep 2015
  • ORated A in Oct 2015
  • NRated A in Nov 2015
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2015


  • JRated A in Jan 2016
  • FRated A in Feb 2016
  • MRated A in Mar 2016
  • ARated A in Apr 2016
  • MRated A in May 2016
  • JRated A in Jun 2016
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2016
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2016
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2016
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2016
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2016
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2016


  • JRated Plus in Jan 2017
  • FRated Plus in Feb 2017
  • MRated Plus in Mar 2017
  • ARated Plus in Apr 2017
  • MRated Plus in May 2017
  • JRated Plus in Jun 2017
  • JRated Plus in Jul 2017
  • ARated Plus in Aug 2017
  • SRated Plus in Sep 2017
  • ORated Plus in Oct 2017
  • NRated Plus in Nov 2017
  • DRated Plus in Dec 2017


  • JNot rated in Jan 2018
  • FNot rated in Feb 2018


over : 31/01/2017 - 31/01/2018
Rank 1079/1863 Equity - Global
Manager Return
1078 Vanda Kovacs 25.2%
1079 Daniel O'Keefe 25.1%
1079 David Samra 25.1%
1081 Lauri Tillman 25.1%
1081 Juha Hytönen 25.1%

Total Return

Month by Month Performance

Quarterly Performance

to 01/01/2018 Annual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
2017 22.1% 5.9% 5.6% 5.1% 3.9%
2016 9.0% 1.0% -1.6% 7.1% 2.3%
2015 -3.1% 0.2% 0.6% -8.3% 4.8%
2014 4.4% 1.2% 4.6% -3.8% 2.5%
2013 3.6% 7.7% 8.5%

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Citywire Discovery Source: Citywire Discovery Performance is for the period shown (month end to month end, bid/bid, gross income reinvested, calculated in the currency and currencies indicated)..Portions of the information contained on this page was derived by Citywire Financial Publishers Ltd using content supplied by Lipper, A Reuters Company.