General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> July 31, 2000

Lorenzo Villalon – Versant Partners Lp

LORENZO A. VILLALON is General Partner of Versant Partners, LP. Prior to joining the firm he was Vice President and Secretary of the Henlopen Fund at Landis and he was Portfolio Manager at Friess Associates. He also served as a Vice President and Corporate Financial Officer at J.P. Morgan & Company and held positions at The Travelers Group and with Salomon Brothers. Mr. Villalon earned a BA in Economics from Haverford College and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst, a member of the Financial Analysts of Philadelphia and a member of the Association for Investment Management and Research. He is also a former director of the Financial Analysts of Wilmington, Delaware. Profile
TWST: Tell our readers something about Versant Partners.

Mr. Villalon: After working together informally for about three years,

my partner Rick Ziesing and I decided last year to formalize