General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> January 17, 2013

Focused Investment in Canadian Equities

Hofstra, Peter
Peter Hofstra joined Manitou Investment Management Ltd. in 2010. He is President and Chief Investment Officer and Chair of Manitou’s research group. Prior to joining Manitou, Mr. Hofstra managed a science and technology fund, a U.S. equity fund, as well as a clean technology L.P. He also spent eight years as a Senior Manager for a publicly traded technology company. Mr. Hofstra earned a B.S. in chemistry from the University of Guelph and a Ph.D. in engineering physics from McMaster University, and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. Profile
TWST: A good place to start would be with a brief history of the firm and a snapshot of Manitou Investment’s business today.

Mr. Hofstra: Manitou has been around since 1999,