General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> March 26, 2001

Bernard F. Myzskowski / Richard S. Drake – Alleghany/chicago Trust Company

BERNARD F. MYZSKOWSKI is Senior Vice President and Chief Equity Officer of Chicago Trust Company. He began his career with the firm as an Equity Analyst in 1969 and has managed and balanced common stock portfolios for the companys institutional and private family accounts. Mr. Drake received the InData Top Performer: Taft Hartley Balanced Universe award three times. He earned BS and MBA degrees from Northwestern University. Mr. Drake is a member of the Association for Investment Management and Research and the Investment Analyst Society of Chicago. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

RICHARD S. DRAKE is a Vice President and Director of Equity Research and Portfolio Manager with Chicago Trust Company. He is co-Manager of the Alleghany/Chicago Trust Growth & Income Fund. Mr. Drake has over 17 years of investment experience. He previously held a senior investment management position with Duff & Phelps Investment Management, Inc. Prior to that he was a Vice President and Senior Research Analyst with Society Asset Management/Key Corp. Mr. Drake earned a BBA from the University of Cincinnati and an MM from Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Profile
TWST: Tell us about your philosophy as managers of the Alleghany/Chicago Trust Growth and Income Fund that allows you to outperform your peers.

Mr. Myszkowski: Let me just review what