|By PR Newswire||
|March 7, 2014 02:13 PM EST||
LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jensen Investment Management, manager of the Jensen Funds, announces that Adam Calamar, CFA, Gabriel Goddard and Mike Roland have established equity ownership positions in the firm.
Jensen Investment Management Principal, Robert Zagunis, remarked, "We are absolutely delighted that Adam, Gabriel, and Mike have chosen to align their long-term futures with Jensen. Over the years, we have come to rely on their loyalty, expertise, and insight to make our investment philosophy and process more transparent and efficient, as well as ensure that the interests of the firm are always in strict alignment with those of our clients."
"As equity owners, Adam, Gabe, and Mike will continue to further Jensen Investment Management's mission with the effort and commitment we have come to expect from them. Their equity ownership will strengthen the firm and ensure that the service our clients have come to expect will continue well into the future."
About Our New Shareholders
Adam Calamar, CFA
Adam conducts fundamental and quantitative research for both the Jensen Quality Growth and Jensen Quality Value investment strategies and joined the firm in 2005. He began his career at Broadmark Asset Management, LLC, a hedge fund management company specializing in low-volatility equity strategies. He earned his BS and MBA degrees from Oregon State University, and has a broad background in finance, small business, and the sciences. Adam is a CFA charter holder and a member of the CFA Society of Portland.
Gabriel L. Goddard
Gabe is Jensen Investment Management's Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel. He joined Jensen in 2012 after a broadly diverse professional career. He earned his BA from Indiana University and his J.D. from The Ohio State University College of Law.
Mike is Jensen Investment Management's Trading Manager and joined the firm in 2005. His prior experience includes more than 11 years as an Operations Manager at Columbia Management Group. Mike earned his BS in Business Administration from Dickinson State University.
Jensen Investment Management was founded in 1988 as an independent, employee-owned investment management company. The firm has total assets under management of over $6.92 billion as of January 31, 2014. The firm manages the Jensen Quality Growth Fund, Jensen Quality Value Fund, as well as separate and institutional accounts.
Web Site: http://www.jenseninvestment.com
The Jensen Funds' investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses must be carefully considered before investing. The funds' prospectuses contain this and other important information about the investment companies, and may be obtained by calling 1-800-992-4144, or by visiting www.jenseninvestment.com. Read them carefully before investing.
Mutual fund investing involves risk. Loss of principal is possible
The Jensen Funds are distributed by Quasar Distributors, LLC.
SOURCE Jensen Investment Management