The strategy invests in high quality, attractively valued companies with sustainable earnings and solid management. The investment team seeks to create a strategy with a potentially growing income stream by investing in a blend of both growth and value stocks that appear likely to increase their dividend payments in the future.
Raman Vardharaj, CFA
Raman Vardharaj, CFA, serves as co-portfolio manager of the Small Cap Core, Mid Cap Core, and Dividend Growth strategies. He also serves as leader of quantitative research across all of the Core Equity Team’s strategies.
Manind Govil, CFA
Manind (Mani) Govil is head of the Core Equity team and lead portfolio manager of the Large Cap Core strategy and the Dividend Growth strategy. Prior to joining the Firm in 2009, Mr. Govil headed the Core Equity team at RS Investments.