General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> September 6, 2004


DENIS M. TURKO is a Managing Director and a founding member of Haven Capital Management, LLC. He began his career at General Foods Corp. where he gained experience in marketing and finance. Mr. Turko joined Goldman, Sachs & Co. in securities research and moved into investment management, where he became a Vice President. He was a Principal in the group that spun out of Goldman, Sachs in 1977 to form the predecessor to Haven Capital. Mr. Turko's role cuts across all aspects of the investment process and management of portfolios. He served on the Board of Trustees of Deerfield Academy and is active in Yale University affairs. Mr. Turko earned a BS in Engineering from Yale University and an MBA from Columbia University. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with a brief overview of Haven Capital Management

and your responsibilities there?

Mr. Turko: We are an independent firm, owned by our employees, that

manages stocks,