General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> November 6, 2000

Mark Cunneen – J&w Seligman & Company Inc

MARK J. CUNNEEN is a Managing Director of J. & W. Seligman & Co. Incorporated. As Head of the Global Small Company team, Mr. Cunneen supervises a team of investment professionals who together manage Seligman Frontier Fund, Seligman Smaller Companies Fund, and more than $2 billion in institutional assets. Additionally, the Team manages Seligman Horizon Global Smaller Companies Fund, a Luxembourg-based fund available exclusively to non-US investors. Mr. Cunneen has 14 years of investment experience. Prior to joining Seligman in March 2000, he had been Senior Vice President ' Head of Small Cap Group at Alliance Capital Management since January 1999. Prior to then, he was with Chancellor Capital Management and its successor firms as Managing Director and Head of the Small Cap Group from 1997 to 1999 and as a Portfolio Manager in the Small Cap Group from 1992 to 1997. (Chancellor Capital Management was acquired by LGT Asset Management in October 1996, which was acquired by Invesco in May 1998.) In 1992, Mr. Cunneen founded DC Capital Inc., an investment firm dedicated to the active management of US equity portfolios for pension funds. Mr. Cunneen graduated from the University of Notre Dame College of Business with a BA in Business Administration and received an MBA in Investment Management from the University of Pennsylvania. Profile
TWST: What are your responsibilities at J&W Seligman & Company?

Mr. Cunneen: I'm the head of the small cap growth products here, which

include the Frontier Fund, the domestic portion