David Botset

Managing Director and Head of Innovation and Stewardship
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Mutual Funds, ETFs, and Separately Managed Account Strategies

David Botset is a Managing Director and Head of Innovation and Stewardship supporting Schwab Asset Management®. Botset, working with product management teams, leads innovation for products and solutions across mutual funds, ETFs, and separately managed account strategies. He also leads the firm’s Investment Stewardship Team and oversees the Program Office while working closely with the Schwab Funds® and Schwab ETFs™ Board of Trustees. 

Prior to his current role, Botset served in roles for Schwab Asset Management as managing director, leading equity product management and innovation, and was a vice president responsible for the strategy and product development of Schwab’s core products and solutions and the Schwab Money Funds. Before joining Schwab in 2012, Botset was at Guggenheim Investments for five years where he was responsible for the development of Guggenheim's U.S.-listed ETFs. In this role he oversaw the development of ETFs, and managed relationships with market makers, index providers and other service providers. Prior to joining Guggenheim, Botset spent 10 years at Nuveen Investments, in groups including investment development, internal sales, and service and advisor client services. 

Botset earned a Master of Business Administration from the Booth School of Business at The University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Indiana University. He holds Series 7, 24 and 63 licenses.