General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> May 1, 2000
Thomas Barry Iii – George D. Bjurman & Associates
O. THOMAS BARRY, III is Chief Investment Officer, Senior Executive Vice
President, and Senior Portfolio Manager at George D. Bjurman &
Associates. He is also a member of the firm's Board of Directors and
Investment Policy Committee. Previously, he was a Senior Investment
Officer, Portfolio Manager, and member of the Stock Selection Committee
at Security Pacific National Bank. He is also a former United States
Navy Lieutenant, Pilot and Engineering Officer. Mr. Barry is a Chartered
Investment Counselor and a Chartered Financial Analyst. He holds an MBA
in Corporate Finance and Accounting from California State University and
a Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics from the University
of Iowa. Profile
TWST: Tell us about the investment philosophy you implement at George D.
Bjurman & Associates.
Mr. Barry: Our growth stock management approach emphasizes companies