Ann P. Barber
Ann Barber is a Managing Director at Hall Capital Partners LLC and a member of the firm's Portfolio Management practice in San Francisco. She is responsible for developing investment strategy, and constructing and managing client investment portfolios. Prior to transitioning to Portfolio Management in 2016, Ms. Barber headed the firm's Public Equity research team, where she focused on public equity and equity hedge fund investments, for over a decade. Ms. Barber also serves on the firm's Investment Review Committee.
Prior to joining the firm in 2006, she was at Lazard Asset Management in New York where she consulted on a number of strategic projects, and researched Japanese financial stocks. Previously, she was a Senior Equity Research Analyst covering health care stocks at Montgomery Asset Management, Credit Suisse-First Boston, Cowen & Co., and Prudential Securities. She began her financial career in investment banking, prior to being accepted into Prudential Securities' Equity Research Emerging Analyst Program.
Ms. Barber is a member of the Board of Directors of both the UCSF Foundation Investment Company and Medicines360, a global non-profit women's health company. She also serves on the Investment Committees of the Marin Community Foundation and Medicines360, where she is Chair.
Ms. Barber received a B.A. with honors from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. She also earned an M.A. from the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) of The Johns Hopkins University, and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.