General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> November 2, 2009
Small Cap Investing – Jason B. Kotik And Michael J. Manzo – Aberdeen Asset Management
Jason Kotik is an investment manager on the U.S. equity team at Aberdeen Asset Management, Inc.. Jason joined Aberdeen in 2007 following the acquisition of Nationwide Financial Services' equity investment management team, where he had served as an assistant portfolio manager and senior equity research analyst since November 2000. Jason previously was a financial analyst with Allied Investment Advisors. Prior to that, he was a trading systems administrator with T. Rowe Price Associates. Jason is a graduate of the University of Delaware, and has earned an MBA degree from Johns Hopkins University. He is a CFA Charterholder.
Michael J. Manzo is an investment manager on the U.S. equity team at Aberdeen Asset Management, Inc. Michael joined Aberdeen in 2007 following the acquisition of Nationwide Financial Services' equity investment management team he served as a research analyst providing fundamental research coverage to the value team since September 2005. Michael was an analyst covering the machinery multi-industry/electrical equipment sectors at JP Morgan Chase and Company from July 2000 through August 2005. Prior to that, he was an equity analyst intern at Lepercq, DeNeuflize & Company. Michael graduated with a BS degree in business administration with a specialization in finance/economics from Fordham University. He is a CFA Charterholder. Profile
TWST: Please tell us about Aberdeen Asset Management and your Small Cap Fund.
Mr. Kotik: Aberdeen is a large global investment manager, and we work on the U.S. Equity Team. We've been with Aberdeen