David Castillo-Moreira is a rising junior concentrating in International & Public Affairs (Policy & Governance) and Economics. He is a first-generation college student born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. At Brown, he is a part of the Bonner Community Fellows program, Watson Student Advisory Council, and Brown Running Club. He really enjoys getting out to run/hike, photography, visiting various cities, and getting to know the communities he is a part of.
This summer, he interned for the United States Securities & Exchange Commission. As an Investment Advisers/Investment Companies Examinations Intern within the Los Angeles Regional Office, David took part in exams of hedge fund and private equity performance marketing with Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) clean energy-oriented investments. He conducted an analysis of broker-dealers, electronically-traded funds, and mutual funds for possible deficiencies. He contributed to writing Risk Spotlights highlighting areas of increased risk, and helped draft Deficiency Letters, and other financial legal frameworks.