Lawrence Babin is a co-Chief Investment Officer and senior portfolio manager of Diversified Equity Management’s Diversified Equity strategy. He is the portfolio manager for common, collective, and mutual funds as well as portfolios for corporations, public funds, Taft-Hartley plans, endowments, foundations, health care organizations, and nonprofits managed in the diversified style. Diversified Equity Management is a Victory Capital investment franchise.
He joined Victory Capital in 1982 with five years prior investment experience. Before joining the firm, Mr. Babin held positions as a security analyst, investment analyst, and portfolio manager for Detroit Bank & Trust, Joseph Miller & Russell, and H.I. Glass. Mr. Babin 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, and The Wall Street Journal. He has a 20-year established track record of providing large cap core clients with strong returns while managing risk.
Mr. Babin earned a Bachelor of Science from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan. Additionally, he is a CFA charterholder.