Dan Drury is a Managing Director and responsible for leading two finance teams of the firm. Dan leads all tax operations of the firm, including tax strategy, planning, structuring and compliance. He assists global clients to ensure the most efficient tax structuring for investment in the Makena funds. Dan also leads the management company team where his team covers all accounting and operational aspects of the firm including budgeting, planning, GP economics, compensation, benefits and retirement plans.
Prior to joining Makena, Dan was the VP of Tax for Advantage Capital Partners for seven years, where he led all tax aspects of the firm, including tax planning, M&A, projections, and compliance, as well as many matters of the investment funds and underlying investors. Dan began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he concentrated in tax consulting and compliance for investment management and alternative asset clients. Dan earned an M.A. in Accountancy and a B.S. from the College of Business at the University of Missouri, Columbia, and is an active CPA.