General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> May 31, 2019

Producing Returns with a Portfolio of Global Champions

Yacktman, Brian
Brian Yacktman is Chief Investment Officer, Portfolio Manager and a Principal of YCG, LLC. Mr. Yacktman founded YCG Investments in 2007. Prior to founding YCG, Mr. Yacktman was an associate at Yacktman Asset Management, the adviser to The Yacktman Funds. He joined them in June 2004 from Brigham Young University, where he graduated cum laude with a B.S. in economics and an MBA with an emphasis in finance. Profile
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TWST: Why did you found YCG?

Mr. Yacktman: We initially began as a firm focused on separately managed accounts, and then in 2012, we opened