General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> June 16, 2003

Amit Wadhwaney – Third Avenue Management Llc

AMIT WADHWANEY, a Portfolio Manager at Third Avenue Management, manages the Third Avenue International Value Fund. He is also a Senior Research Analyst for the Third Avenue Value Fund and the Third Avenue Small-Cap Value Fund, as well as a Portfolio Manager for Third Avenue Management's private and institutional advisory business. Additionally, he is Portfolio Manager of the MJ Whitman Global Value Fund, LP, a private partnership investing in undervalued companies worldwide. Previously, he was Portfolio Manager of the Carl Marks Global Value Fund, LP. Prior to that he was a Principal of Glenrock Asset Management Associates, LP; both firms are investment partnerships investing worldwide. Earlier in his career, Mr. Wadhwaney was a Securities Analyst, and subsequently Director of Research, for MJ Whitman, Inc. Prior to that, he was a paper and forest products Analyst at Bunting Warburg, a Canadian brokerage firm. He holds an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago as well as a BA (honors) with distinction and an MA In Economics from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. He also holds Bachelor's degrees in Mathematics and Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota. Profile
TWST: Please give us a brief overview of Third Avenue Management

and your particular responsibilities there.

Mr. Wadhwaney: Third Avenue Management currently manages about

$4.5 billion. The