Ted Thome is a Portfolio Manager responsible for co-managing the Perkins Value Plus Income strategy, a position he has held since July 2010. He is also a research analyst covering the U.S. healthcare industry, a position he has held since joining Perkins in September 2002. Prior to joining Perkins, Mr. Thome worked as a healthcare representative for Pfizer Inc., and served as a Captain in the U.S. Army.
He received his bachelor of science degree in life science from the United States Military Academy at West Point, and his MBA, with concentrations in finance and accounting, from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Mr. Thome holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 13 years of financial industry experience.