General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> April 18, 2005


ALEXANDER M. V. MOTOLA joined Thornburg Investment Management in 2000 as a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager of the Thornburg Core Growth Fund. He holds BA degrees in English, History and Medieval Studies and graduated with honors and distinction from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He also holds an MBA from the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley. Mr. Motola has managed a wide variety of growth strategies in the past, including small cap, large cap, growth and income, and long/short. He has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the AIMR and Security Analysts of San Francisco. Mr. Motola is directly responsible for the Thornburg Core Growth Fund that he has managed since inception. Profile
TWST: Would you start by telling us about Thornburg Investment

Management and what you do there?

Mr. Motola: Thornburg Investment Management is an institutional and

retail investment