Daniel J. O’Keefe is a managing director of Artisan Partners and founding partner of the Global Value team. He is lead portfolio manager of the Artisan Global Value Strategy, which he has managed since the portfolio’s inception in July 2007. In addition, he is the portfolio co-manager of the Artisan Non-U.S. Value Strategy, which he has co-managed since October 2006. Prior to becoming portfolio manager in 2006, Mr. O’Keefe was a research analyst for the Global Value team since its inception in 2002. Prior to joining Artisan Partners in May 2002, Mr. O’Keefe was an analyst in international equities at Harris Associates LP from July 1997 through May 2002. Preceding his days at Harris Associates, he was an associate in mergers and acquisitions at BancAmerica Securities from February 1995 through July 1997, and was an analyst with Morningstar, Inc. from June 1993 through February 1995.
Under the management of Mr. O’Keefe and his co-founding partner, David Samra, the Global Value team has been nominated six times (in 2008, consecutively from 2011-2014 and again in 2016) for Morningstar, Inc.’s annual US fund manager awards. The team won the prestigious award in recognition of their efforts in 2008 and in 2013 for the management of international-stock funds.
Mr. O’Keefe holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Northwestern University.