Arlen Wiley is a Research Analyst at Perkins Investment Management LLC covering the US energy, utilities, and metals & mining sectors. He has held this position since joining Perkins in 2011. Prior to this, Arlen served as an equity research analyst and intermediate fund manager with Columbia Management Advisors, where he was a generalist covering large-, mid- and small-cap stocks for the firm’s value strategies. Arlen also spent three years as an associate analyst at Ariel Investments analysing stocks in the consumer discretionary and consumer staples sectors.
Arlen received his bachelor of arts degree in economics from the University of Chicago and his MBA with a concentration in finance and accounting from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business. Arlen is a Robert Toigo Foundation Fellow. He has 15 years of financial industry experience.