Jim is a Portfolio Manager for the Small Cap Growth style and shares the responsibility for fundamental research, stock selection and portfolio management with his team. Jim joined Peregrine's Small Cap Growth team in 1996 as a Senior Portfolio Advisor. He is a member of Peregrine's Board of Directors.
Before coming to Peregrine, Jim spent six years at Norwest Investment Management (now Wells Capital Management), where he held various positions, including Chief Investment Officer and Product Manager for the Norwest Advantage Funds. He was also responsible for the analysis and oversight of the corporation's benefit plans. He started his career working as a Treasury Analyst at Ecolab, Inc.
Jim holds a BBA and an MBA from the University of Iowa.
Jim is a member of the CFA Society of Minnesota and the CFA Institute.