David Fiest

  • Technology Specialist, Investment & Portfolio Analyst

“We seek to preserve and increase the real wealth of our clients after accounting for inflation and taxes. We’re committed to disciplined investing and managing risk in all market environments.” David Fiest

Dave graduated from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University with a B.S. in Aeronautical Science. Dave began his career as a commercial airline pilot in 2001 flying regional jets for both Delta and United Airlines.  As the airline industry began to restructure shortly after the tragedies of 9/11/2001, Dave decided to change careers.   In 2005, Dave joined Morgan Stanley as a Financial Advisor.  He was with Morgan Stanley for 2 years, before joining a team from Smith Barney who he was with until 2011.  Dave worked with over 100 retirees, small business owners, and retired executives on investment management and financial planning. 

For Hicks Capital, Dave leads the development of technology initiatives.  His initiatives include cyber security, data integration, network administration, and end-client functionality.  Also, Dave assists with our investment manager and market-based research. 

Dave and his wife,Rachel, live in Reynoldsburg, Ohio with their 2 children, Madelyn and Gavin.  In his spare time, Dave enjoys anything that flies, being outdoors and spending time with his family.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, B.S. Aeronautical Science

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