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David Pierce

David J. Pierce

Title: Director

Company: GPS Capital Markets

Location: South Jordan, Utah

Educational Background:

BS, Marketing, Utah State University, 1989


David has 23 years of experience in various aspects of international banking. He has extensive experience in structuring hedging strategies, multi-tiered transactional exposures, utilizing plain vanilla and exotic derivative products. He has specialized in assisting companies to develop comprehensive foreign exchange policies to consolidate and more efficiently manage their international cash flows. Additionally, David has spent many years in strategic consultation with corporate clients to develop more efficient structures for their hedging strategies, and methods of payment. Prior to joining GPS, David was a Vice President, Senior Corporate Advisor, and Sales Manager for three regional offices for Wells Fargo Bank. In addition to working with Large Corporate and Middle Market clients across the United States, David trained other offices in more effective methods of fulfilling their client’s needs.

David received a bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Utah State University. He has written articles for numerous publications on foreign exchange and hedging strategies, such as Business Week and the Wall Street Journal. David has traveled through Asia and spent several months in South Korea consulting with various business entities. His fluency in Korean, and understanding of Asian cultures and business practices have helped him establish relationships with Asian banks and corporations.