Chairman of the Board, Portfolio Manager
Mr. Marvin is a member of the Management Committee. Together with Stan Palmer, he founded the firm in July 1986. Prior to starting Marvin & Palmer Associates, Mr. Marvin served for ten years as Vice President in charge of the $10 billion internally-managed DuPont Pension Fund. Preceding his employment at DuPont, he worked for Investors Diversified Services as the Head Portfolio Manager for the IDS Stock Fund, the largest equity mutual fund in the United States at the time of his tenure. He started in the investment business in 1965 as a securities analyst for Chicago Title & Trust. Mr. Marvin earned his M.B.A. from Northwestern University and B.S. from the University of Illinois. He is a CFA charterholder and a member of the CFA Institute.