Global Large-Cap Investment Committee

Global Large-Cap Investment Committee


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Brent Fredberg
Director, Investments Group

  • Experience
    • Current Responsibilities
      • Analyst and Team Leader responsibilities on the Technology Research Team
      • Member of the Global Large-Cap Investment Committee
    • Experience began in 1994
    • Joined Brandes Investment Partners in 1999
    • Limited partner of the firm’s parent company
    • Prior Career Highlights
      • Financial Analyst and Controller with Raytheon/Amana Appliances
  • Education and Skills
    • MBA (with distinction) from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management
    • BS in finance (with distinction) from the University of Iowa
    • Certified Public Accountant (inactive)
    • Certified Management Accountant (inactive)

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Ted Kim, CFA
Director, Investments Group

  • Experience
    • Current Responsibilities
      • Analyst and Team Leader responsibilities on the Industrials Research Team
      • Member of the Global Large-Cap Investment Committee
    • Experience began in 2000
    • Joined Brandes Investment Partners in 2000
    • Limited partner of the firm’s parent company
    • Prior Career Highlights
      • Product and Manufacturing Engineer with Ford Motor Company
  • Education and Skills
    • MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University
    • MS in system design and management from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • BS in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Kenneth Little, CFA
Managing Director, Investments Group

  • Experience
    • Current Responsibilities
      • Managing Director, Investments Group, leading the firm’s overall research efforts and overseeing the product investment committees
      • Member of the All-Cap and Global Large-Cap Investment Committees
      • Analyst and Team Leader responsibilities on the Basic Materials and Utilities Research Teams
      • Member of the Senior Management Team, which is responsible for the firm's day-to-day operations and long-term strategic direction
      • Member of the Corporate Governance Committee
    • Experience began in 1996
    • Joined Brandes Investment Partners in 1996
    • Limited partner of the firm’s parent company
    • Prior Career Highlights
      • Senior Accountant with KPMG
  • Education and Skills
    • MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University
    • BS in accounting from the University of La Verne
    • Certified Public Accountant (inactive)

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Brian A. Matthews, CFA
Director, Investments Group

  • Experience
    • Current Responsibilities
      • Analyst responsibilities on the Telecommunications Research Team
      • Member of the Global Large-Cap Investment Committee
    • Experience began in 2000
    • Joined Brandes Investment Partners in 2002
    • Limited partner of the firm’s parent company
    • Prior Career Highlights
      • Member of the Small-Cap Investment Committee with Brandes Investment Partners
      • Investment Banking Analyst with Merrill Lynch
  • Education and Skills
    • BS with concentrations in finance and management (summa cum laude) from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania