Valerie A. Newman, CFA

Senior Client Portfolio Manager

Valerie A. Newman is Senior Client Portfolio Manager at Perkins Investment Management LLC. Working closely with the portfolio managers and analysts, Ms. Newman represents the firm’s value strategies to clients and prospective clients globally. She is a member of the Perkins Investment Management Executive Board and oversees the firm’s institutional client and consultant relations team. Prior to joining Perkins in 2007, Ms. Newman was a portfolio specialist at Calamos Investments, where she communicated the firm’s investment process and strategies to institutional clients. In this role, she also served as liaison among sales, marketing, and the investment teams. Earlier in her career, Ms. Newman was a financial analyst at Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Ms. Newman received her bachelor of business administration degree from the University of Miami. She holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 20 years of financial industry experience.