John joined WCM in 2018; his primary responsibilities are portfolio management and equity research for our US small-cap and SMID-cap growth strategies. Since the start of his investment career in 1991, John’s experience includes a position as lead portfolio manager for the Small-Cap Growth and SMID-Cap Growth strategies at Kennedy Capital Management and, earlier, at Missouri Valley Partners. Earlier still, he was a founding partner at Pearl Street Capital, where he managed a sector-focused long/short fund.
John earned his MBA in finance from the University of Notre Dame (Indiana) and his BS in finance from the University of Missouri.
An actively managed small-cap growth fund built on a strong bottom-up fundamental research framework.