Damian Ornani is the Chief Executive Officer of Fisher Investments—a role he has held since 2016. As CEO, Damian directs the firm’s day-to-day operations and oversees its four primary business units: US Private Client, Institutional, Private Client International and 401(k) Solutions.
Damian started at Fisher Investments in 1997 and has since held a variety of roles. From 2005 to 2012, he served as Co-President and from 2012 to 2016 as President of Client Acquisition and Service. Damian has been an Executive Officer and member of the firm’s Board of Managers since 2005.
Damian speaks at client seminars, where he provides insights on current market conditions and portfolio positioning. He is a member of The Wall Street Journal CEO Council, the prominent G100 Network of chief executive officers and the CNBC CEO Council. Damian has been published extensively in a variety of industry publications, including FT Adviser, Financial Advisor, Advisor Perspectives, Financial Advisor IQ, FE Trustnet and Investment News.
Damian received his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He lives in Dallas, Texas with his family.