Financial Services >> CEO Interviews >> November 26, 2003

Edward Cohen – Resource America Inc (rexi)

EDWARD E. COHEN has been Chairman of the Board of Resource America, Inc., since 1990, Chief Executive Officer of the company since 1988 and President since 2000. He also has been Chairman of the Managing Board of Atlas Pipeline Partners, GP, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of the company that is the general partner of a publicly traded limited partnership that owns and operates natural gas pipelines, since its formation in 1999. Mr. Cohen also serves as a Director of TRM Corporation (a publicly traded consumer services company) since 1998, and Chairman of the Board of Brandywine Construction & Management, Inc. ( a property management company) since 1994. Profile
TWST: Can we start with a quick overview of Resource America, how you

see the company today?

Mr. Cohen: We often say that we are the 'uncola' in the sense that we

are different from virtually