Multi-Cap Value Strategy : Portfolio Manager(s)

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Wallace Weitz, CFA
Co-Chief Investment Officer, Portfolio Manager

As the founder and co-chief investment officer of Weitz Investment Management, Inc., Wally has spent over three decades putting his instinct for opportunity to work for shareholders. Influenced by the value investing model of Benjamin Graham and Warren Buffett, Wally aims to produce outstanding results as manager of Partners III Opportunity Fund and co-manager of Partners Value Fund and Hickory Fund. After earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics at Carleton College in 1970, Wally spent three years in New York doing security analysis before coming to Omaha and joining Chiles, Heider & Co. in 1973. There, he spent 10 years as an analyst and portfolio manager until he started Wallace R. Weitz & Company in 1983. Wally is on the Board of Trustees for Carleton College and serves on various other non-profit boards. He has been a CFA® charterholder since 1977.
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Bradley P. Hinton, CFA
Co-Chief Investment Officer, Portfolio Manager

Brad joined the Weitz Investment Management in 2001 as a research analyst. He became director of research in 2004 and was appointed co-CIO in April 2017. His experience in equity analysis, fixed income credit research and portfolio management enables him to see opportunities from multiple angles. He became sole manager of Balanced Fund in August 2005 and co-manages Value Fund and Partners Value Fund. Brad holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a master’s from Dartmouth. Prior to joining the Firm, Brad was a trading associate and debt manager for ConAgra Foods, a fixed income investment manager for Principal Financial Group and a staff analyst for the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Brad has been a CFA® charterholder since 1997.