About Us

A New Era in Climate Understanding is Here

The increasing frequency of climate related disasters is motivating asset owners and investors to deepen their understanding of the financial risks related to climate change.  Additionally, new scientific tools are emerging that make financial analysis of the problem more meaningful.  In this investing environment, DeltaTerra is pioneering new ways to protect investors against risks that are still underappreciated.

DeltaTerra is facing these risks head-on with proprietary financial models, customized portfolio analysis, and unique hedging strategies – that enable highly informed climate risk management.


David Burt - CEO and Founder

David Burt is the CEO and Founder of DeltaTerra Capital and the lead Portfolio Manager for DeltaTerra funds. Before founding DeltaTerra, David was a Partner and Portfolio Manager at Wellington Management Company.  Prior to Wellington, he built investment processes at BlueMountain Capital, AlderTree Capital (a 2006 startup he founded to bet against the mortgage credit bubble), BlackRock Financial Management, and State Street Research and Management. He began his career as a Real Estate Economist at Property & Portfolio Research, Inc. David has spent 22 years applying his imagination, synthesis talents, and quantitative skills to help institutional investors get the most out of their real estate and structured finance investments. David has been a CFA charter holder since 2002 and received a BS in Mathematics, with a minor in Economics, from MIT in 1997.