Friess Associates, Small Cap Growth
Friess Associates is a $1.1 billion growth equity manager based in Greenville, DE. Founded in 1974, Friess is 100% employee-owned and has 30 employees, including 13 investment professionals all with an average tenure of 15 years experience. The sole focus of the firm is to build concentrated small, mid and large cap growth equity portfolios on behalf of numerous institutions and high-net-worth individuals.
Scott leads the Friess Associates research effort. He guides the quality of research by ensuring that individual holdings conform to our investment criteria. Scott reserves final say regarding the composition of the portfolios we manage. He joined Friess Associates in 2003. In earlier parts of an investment career that began in 1988, Scott was a senior analyst and portfolio manager for Gardner Lewis Asset Management, and a trader in the foreign exchange departments of Tague Securities/Societe General and Butler Harlow LLC. Scott earned a BA from Wake Forest University and an MBA from Emory University.