Entered King: September 2015
Committee Membership: Strategic Planning (Chair)
Student(s): Charlotte ’22, Annika ’18
College/Grad School: Columbia University (BA)
Bio: Dan Ozizmir is currently the owner of Little Point Capital, LLC, an investment advisory firm. Prior to Little Point, Dan was Managing Director and Head of Insurance-Linked Capital Markets and Environmental and Commodity Management at Swiss Re Financial Products. He joined Swiss Re in 2001, as a founding partner of the firm's Financial Products Division, where he oversaw the global sales and trading activity. As head of Insurance Linked-Securities and Environmental and Commodity Management, he led Swiss Re's growth as one of the leading participants in the insurance-linked securities markets. Prior to joining Swiss Re, Dan was head of Mortgage-Backed Securities/Derivatives Trading at Greenwich Capital from 1990-2000. During his decade there, he developed the company's asset-backed business and served in several senior trading/risk management positions. He began his career at Kidder Peabody (1985-1990) in the mortgage finance/trading area. Dan received a bachelor's degree from Columbia University, Phi Beta Kappa, Summa Cum Laude with a double major in economics and political science. Dan was born in 1963 in Istanbul, Turkey and attended Stuyvesant High School in NYC, graduating in 1981. Dan has served on the Greenwich Representative Town Meeting from 2012-Present as Vice Chair Budget Overview Committee.