Tarik Dalton
Director, North Carolina Department of the Treasurer

Tarik Dalton joined the Investment Management Department for the North Carolina Department of the Treasurer in 2012. He currently serves Director of Multi-Strategy where he performs manager due diligence and portfolio allocation for the State’s Multi-Strategy allocation. In addition to his main responsibilities, Tarik also contributes to numerous plan level responsibilities including: risk and asset allocation, workouts, and strategy. Tarik is a member of the internal investment committee and he also served as steering group member of the North Carolina’s asset and liability team.

Prior to joining the IMD division, Tarik was a Director in the Investment Bank of Credit Suisse in New York City. Tarik spent approximately 8 years in the Leveraged Finance Group as a distressed credit analyst performing in-depth fundamental analysis on stressed and distressed corporate credits and investing across the capital structure both long and short utilizing the bank’s proprietary capital. As a senior member of the team Tarik focused primarily on autos and industrials, lodging and leisure and gaming. Prior to his career as a distressed investor Tarik was a Management Consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Tarik holds a bachelor of arts in Economics-Philosophy from Columbia University in the City of New York and a Masters of Business Administration from The Kenan-Flagler Business School of the University of North Carolina.