Mr. Hirai joined Barrow Hanley in 2019. He brings over 35 years of institutional investment management experience most recently serving as manager of the First Hawaiian Bank Institutional Advisory Services Division and as president and CIO at Bishop Street Capital Management. Mr. Hirai was a partner and a portfolio manager at CIC/HCM Asset Management, president and portfolio manager at HCM Capital Management and an equity portfolio manager and analyst at Denney & Denney, Inc. He began his professional career in audit and consulting with Ernst & Young and KPMG, respectively. Mr. Hirai earned a BBA from the University of Hawaii at Manoa and an MBA from the University of Southern California. He serves as a trustee of the University of Hawaii Foundation and is a member of the AICPA, CFA Institute and is a director, and past president of CFA Society Hawaii.