General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> October 25, 2004


VALERIE KAMPE, CFA, is an equity portfolio manager at Sirach Capital Management, focusing on large capitalization growth stocks. She is also responsible for research and analysis of companies in the consumer and finance sectors. Ms. Kampe joined Sirach in 2003 with 19 years of previous investment experience. Her career includes portfolio management/research roles at several buyside firms and the Frank Russell Company. She received her bachelor of science degree in economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with an overview of Sirach Capital Management and

your responsibilities there?

Ms. Kampe: Sirach is an institutional investment manager with Large Cap

Growth and Small