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Darren is a Partner in the Denver office, where he runs the Cerity Partners OCIO Research Group and the OCIO Absolute Return Investment Program.

Before joining Cerity Partners, Darren was a Partner and Director of Research at Agility. Prior to joining Agility, he served as a Senior Research Analyst at Tejas Securities Group, Inc., where he provided investment recommendations on special situation and distressed debt opportunities. Darren was previously a Senior Analyst at the University of Texas Investment Management Company focusing on hedge fund investments for the $3 billion Marketable Alternative Investments portfolio. He also worked at Perry Capital, LLC, a multi-billion dollar private investment management firm.

In his spare time, Darren is an active endurance athlete, having completed the Atacama Crossing in Chile, the RacingthePlanet Ultramarathon in Georgia, and IRONMAN North Carolina.


  • MBA from the University of Texas at Austin
  • B.A. in the Plan II Honors Program from the University of Texas at Austin


  • Chartered Financial Analyst®
  • Serves on the MBA Advisory Board at the University of Texas at Austin

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