Daniel J. Rice III is a Portfolio Manager and leads the Energy Team in the firm. He is primarily involved in the management of accounts that follow the Energy strategies and has been involved with investment management and research since 1979. He joined the Investment Manager in December, 2012. From 2005 to 2012 he was a Managing Director of BlackRock, Inc. and was a portfolio manager of the BlackRock All-Cap Energy & Resources Portfolio and the BlackRock Energy & Resources Portfolio. The two portfolios had combined assets of over $1.9 billion as of March 31, 2012 and were managed by a team of portfolio managers responsible for the day-to-day management of the portfolios. At BlackRock, Inc., Mr. Rice was also responsible for the management of other pooled investment vehicles and accounts with an aggregate value of more than $2.5 billion. From 1990 to 2005, he was a Senior Vice President of State Street Research & Management Company where he also managed mutual fund and other institutional assets.
Dan holds a BS from Bates College (1973) and an MBA from New York University (1975). In addition, he is a Director of Rice Energy, Inc. and Rice Midstream Partners, L.P.