Our Investment Team

O. Mason Hawkins, CFA
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Southeastern since 1975
42 years investment experience
BA (Finance) University of Florida
MBA (Finance) University of Georgia

G. Staley Cates, CFA
President & Chief Investment Officer

Southeastern since 1986
29 years investment experience
BBA (Finance) University of Texas

Ross Glotzbach, CFA
Deputy Director of Research and Principal

Southeastern since 2004
11 years investment experience
BA (Economics) Princeton University

James E. Thompson, CFA
Senior Analyst and Principal

Southeastern 1996-2007 and since 2010
26 years investment experience
BS (Business Administration) University of North Carolina
MBA – University of Virginia

Ken Siazon
Senior Analyst and Principal

Southeastern since 2006, based in Singapore
20 years investment experience
BS (Systems Engineering) University of Virginia
MBA – Harvard Business School

Scott Cobb
Senior Analyst and Principal

Southeastern since 2006, based in London
19 years investment experience
BA (History) University of Memphis
MA (Theological Studies) Covenant Theological Seminary

Lowry H. Howell, CFA
Senior Analyst and Principal

Southeastern since 2006
19 years investment experience
BA (Finance) Rhodes College
MS (Accounting) Rhodes College

Josh Shores, CFA
Senior Analyst and Principal

Southeastern since 2007, based in London
12 years investment experience
BA (Philosophy and Religious Studies) University of North Carolina

Manish Sharma, CFA
Senior Analyst and Principal

Southeastern since 2010, based in Singapore
6 years investment experience
B Tech (Mechanical Engineering) Indian Institute of Technology
MS (Mechanical Engineering) Michigan State University
MBA – University of Chicago

Brandon Arrindell
Analyst

Southeastern since 2010
6 years investment experience
BA (Economics) Harvard College