Lawrence Babin is Co-Chief Investment Officer of Diversified Equity Management and senior portfolio manager of the Diversified Equity strategy. In this role, he manages common, collective, and mutual fund portfolios as well as portfolios for corporations, public funds, Taft-Hartley plans, endowments, foundations, health care organizations and nonprofit institutions. Diversified Equity Management is a Victory Capital investment franchise.
Mr. Babin joined Victory Capital in 1982 with five years’ prior investment experience. Previously, he held positions as a security analyst, investment analyst, and portfolio manager for Detroit Bank & Trust, Joseph Miller & Russell, and H.I. Glass. He is a recognized expert in the financial markets and has been featured or quoted in publications and media outlets such as Barron’s, Dow Jones News, Financial Advisor, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Wall Street Journal. He has a 20-year track record of providing large-cap core clients with strong returns while managing risk.
Mr. Babin earned a B.S. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the University of Michigan. He is a CFA® charterholder.