General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> November 22, 2004


CHRISTOPHER J. COLLINS is Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Oak Ridge Investments, LLC, which he joined in 1992. He is co-manager of the all capitalization equity product and is also responsible for company research and analysis. Mr. Collins is a member of the firm's Investment Committee and its equity selection team. He began his investment industry career as a junior analyst with Dean Witter in 1990. Mr. Collins is a native of Chicago and graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Finance. He is also a CFA candidate. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with an overview of Oak Ridge Investments and your

responsibilities there?

Mr. Collins: We opened in 1989 as a growth manager with two products,

small and large cap