General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> October 19, 2018

Buying High-Quality Midcaps with Opportunity to Grow Over the Long Term

Weiss, Frederick L.
Frederick L. Weiss, CFA, is a Senior Investment Manager and leads the research efforts of CIBC Private Wealth Management's investment team. Mr. Weiss is also co-manager of the firm's Mid-Cap Growth Equity Strategy, where he is responsible for researching the technology and health care sectors of the market. He came to the firm in 1989 from Adams, Harkness & Hill, where he was a vice president and senior analyst covering the technology and health care sectors. Mr. Weiss earned a Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude from Harvard College and a Master of Business Administration with honors from the Harvard Business School. He is a member of the DeCordova Museum's Business Council and serves on the board of trustees for the Cambridge School of Weston. Mr. Weiss has been recognized by Institutional Investor magazine in its rating of national buy-side research professionals. In 2016, he was honored with a CIBC MVP Achievers Award. Profile
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TWST: Could you tell me a little bit about the firm?

Mr. Weiss: The firm is one of the premier high net worth firms in North America. We run