Edward K. von der Linde is Portfolio Manager and Managing Member of Linde, Hansen & Co., LLC. Before forming Linde, Hansen in 2009, he was a Partner and Director, Mid-Cap Value Equities at Lord, Abbett & Co. LLC through mid-2008, which he joined in 1988. Previously, Mr. von der Linde had been an Equity Analyst at New York Life Insurance. He earned a B.A. in international relations from Lake Forest College and an MBA from New York University.