General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> October 2, 2014

The Benefits of Midcap Growth Investing

Ted Scalise is a Managing Director and Active Equity Portfolio Manager for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Scalise manages midcap growth investments. He joined TIAA-CREF in 2006. Mr. Scalise has 17 years of industry experience, including positions at Duncan-Hurst Capital Management, where he was an Analyst and then a Manager of midcap growth and large-cap growth strategies. Mr. Scalise earned a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California and an MBA in finance and accounting from Columbia Business School. He is a member of the CFA Institute. He also serves on the board of counselors for the Viterbi School of Engineering at the University of Southern California. Profile
TWST: Since your focus is on midcap growth investments, please start with a brief snapshot of the product/portfolio that you manage.

Mr. Scalise: It's the Mid-Cap Growth mutual fund