General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> May 3, 2004


URI D. LANDESMAN is Senior Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager and Director of Global Equity Research for Federated Investors, Inc. He was appointed Director of Global Equity Research in January 2004. Mr. Landesman oversees the equity research group that provides proprietary fundamental analysis to the firm's portfolio managers to assist them in constructing portfolios. He joined Federated in February 2003 as a Senior Portfolio Manager. Mr. Landesman continues to manage the Federated International Equity Fund from Federated's New York City location. He came to Federated with 18 years of investing experience. Mr. Landesman has held positions at J.P. Morgan and most recently at Arlington Capital Management, where he served as the Portfolio Manager for the large cap core equity product. He is a summa cum laude graduate of Yeshiva College. When he is not strategizing, he and his wife care for their two young children. Mr. Landesman reads contemporary fiction and is an avid sports watcher, following all major team sports. Studying the Talmud and staying active in the local and national Jewish communities, he is a devout man of religion. Mr. Landesman is currently writing two novels. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with an introduction to Federated Investors and

your responsibilities there?

Mr. Landesman: Federated Investors is an international money management

firm. It's a public