Edward “Ted” Friedel was the managing director and portfolio manager at NWQ Investment Management Corp. in Los Angeles until his retirement in 2008. In this position, he was responsible for managing institutional and large individual equity and balanced portfolios. Previously, he was the vice president of investments at Beneficial Standard Life Insurance in Los Angeles, and is a chartered financial analyst.
Ted received a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering and operations research from the University of California, Berkeley and a master of business administration degree in finance from Stanford University, Palo Alto, California. Living in Santa Barbara since 1998, he enjoys tennis, travel, managing personal investments, and the many cultural institutions Santa Barbara has to offer. He is married, and his only son Christopher, a recent University of Oregon, Eugene graduate, is an investment adviser in Portland.
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