General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> March 14, 2005


HENRI MOUDI is a Principal of Thomas Weisel Asset Management and Portfolio Manager for Distribution Management. Mr. Moudi has over 14 years of investment experience and was previously a Manager, Investments at Autodesk Ventures, where he successfully completed multiple early- stage private equity investments for Autodesk, Inc., the world's fourth largest software company. Prior to joining Autodesk Ventures, Mr. Moudi was an Equity Analyst and Portfolio Manager at Harris Bretall Sullivan & Smith LLC, a San Francisco-based $7 billion growth and technology focused investment management firm. While at Harris, Mr. Moudi contributed to the Harris Bretall Growth Equity Fund being awarded a Morningstar 5-Star rating. Mr. Moudi was also previously associated with The World Bank in Washington, DC, where he contributed to the quantitative portfolio management of the bank's $30 billion global portfolio. Mr. Moudi received an MBA in Finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, a BS from Cornell University, and a JD from Boston University. Mr. Moudi is a holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and a member of the Security Analysts Society of San Francisco. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with a brief overview of Thomas Weisel Asset

Management and your responsibilities there?

Mr. Moudi: Thomas Weisel Distribution Management is part of the Asset