Founder and President

ROBERT E. TORRAY

Founder and President, Portfolio Management and Research

Mr. Torray founded Torray LLC in 1972 and is currently the co-Portfolio Manager of The Torray Fund (TORYX). He has consistently utilized a long-term, value-oriented investment strategy. Prior to 1972, he was a Vice President and Manager of the Pension Fund Management Division of Eastman, Dillon, Union Securities & Co. He is a former Director of Sub Sea International Corporation, The Liberty Bank of Oklahoma, Charter Federal Savings Bank, The U.S. Satellite Broadcasting Company, CarrAmerica Realty Corporation, and LaBranche & Co. Inc.  Mr. Torray entered the investment management industry after graduating from Duke University in 1959.



Investment Professionals

JAMES D. BAILEY, CFA
Principal
Senior Research


Mr. Bailey is a Principal and a Senior Research Analyst for the TorrayResolute Growth strategies. He began his investment career as a securities analyst in 1996. Before joining Torray in 2010, he was an analyst for Resolute Capital Management focusing on stock selection for the growth strategy. Prior to Resolute, he spent four years at Washington International Advisers, where he worked as an emerging market analyst. Mr. Bailey has earned the CFA charter and is a member of the CFA Society of Washington, DC, where he has served on the Board of Directors and other leadership positions. He is actively involved with the CFA Institute in a variety of roles. Mr. Bailey received a BA from Georgetown University in 1996.

JOHN R. GALLAGHER, CFA
Research

Mr. Gallagher is a Research Analyst for the TorrayResolute Growth strategies. He began his investment career in 2012. Before joining Torray in 2014, he graduated from Columbia Business School in 2013 and subsequently worked in New York City as a research consultant for a $1B+ long-short hedge fund as well as for The Jordan Family Office. Prior to business school, he worked as an analyst for the U.S. Treasury’s TARP, focusing on Citigroup and the TALF, and as a research assistant at the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C. He has earned the CFA charter. He received a BS in Finance from George Mason University in 2007 and is a U.S. Army veteran.

NICHOLAS C. HAFFENREFFER
Principal
Portfolio Management and Research


Mr. Haffenreffer is a Principal at Torray and the Lead Portfolio Manager for the TorrayResolute Concentrated Large Growth strategy and the Portfolio Manager for the TorrayResolute Small/Mid Cap Growth strategy. He began his investment career in 1991. He founded Resolute Capital Management in 1998 and merged with Torray LLC in 2010. Prior to founding Resolute, he was the Director of Research for Washington, DC-based Farr Miller & Washington, an equity analyst with T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., where he worked on the Growth Stock Fund, and an equity analyst for Select Equity Group, Inc. in New York City. Mr. Haffenreffer received a BA from Brown University in 1990.

SHAWN M. HENDON, CFA
Portfolio Management and Research


Mr. Hendon is a Principal at Torray and the co-Portfolio Manager for the Torray Fund. He began his investment career in 1976. He previously served as co-manager of the Torray Fund (2008-12), before establishing Harewood Partners LLC (2012). Prior to 2008, he was co-founder and Partner of Rockledge Partners, and Managing Director and Portfolio Manager for Lockheed Martin Investment Management Company. Mr. Hendon received a BA degree from Georgetown University (1973), an MBA from George Washington University (1976) and holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst.

JEFFREY D. LENT
Portfolio Management and Research

Mr. Lent is a Portfolio Manager for a Growth Income strategy and co-Portfolio Manager for the Torray Concentrated Large Value strategy at Torray LLC. He began his investment career in 1987 with Kemper Mutual Funds in Chicago. Prior to joining Torray in 2010, he was an analyst and portfolio manager with Resolute Capital Management, and a Vice President with Tucker Anthony Inc. where he formed the Corporate Services Group. Mr. Lent received a BS from the University of New Hampshire in 1987.

JOHN P. PETROFSKY, CAIA
Portfolio Management and Research

Mr. Petrofsky is a co-Portfolio Manager for the Torray Concentrated Large Value strategy and a Research Analyst for the TorrayResolute Growth strategies. He began his investment career in 2009. Before joining Torray LLC in 2014, he was a Senior Consulting Associate for Cambridge Associates where he helped to advise foundations, endowments, and individuals on how to achieve their investing goals through manager selection and asset allocation. Prior to Cambridge Associates, he was an analyst at Deutsche Bank in London. Mr. Petrofsky received a BA from Stanford University, and an MBA from the University of Virginia, Darden School of Business, and has earned his CAIA designation.


Management and Operations

JANET M. GALLAGHER, JD
Chief Compliance Officer

Ms. Gallagher has over ten years of investment experience and previously served as the lead trader for the Growth strategies at Torray. Prior to joining Torray in 2010, Ms. Gallagher worked at Resolute Capital Management, beginning in 2006 as an associate. Her responsibilities there included operations, portfolio administration and trading.  Ms. Gallagher received her BA from Boston College in 2001, and a JD from the Catholic University of America in 2005. She is licensed to practice law in the state of Maryland. Ms. Gallagher was awarded the CFA Institute Investments FoundationsTM certificate in 2014.

WILLIAM M. LANE
Principal
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer


Mr. Lane is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Torray LLC. He joined the company in 1982. He oversees the financial and operational aspects of the business.  Mr. Lane received a BSBA in Accounting from American University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

MARY O'DELL
Trading and Account Administration

Ms. O’Dell has over nineteen years of experience working in the investment management industry. Her responsibilities include client reporting, performance measurement, trade execution and settlement, client servicing and other operational functions.

L. BRECKENRIDGE SCALISE
Associate, Client Service and Development

Ms. Scalise began her career in the investment industry in 2009. Before joining Torray, Breck worked in client relations for HighVista Strategies LLC and was an administrative assistant for North Run Capital, both in Boston, Massachusetts.  Ms. Scalise received a BA from Brown University in 2009.

HUGH P. TAWNEY
Director, Client Service and Development

Mr. Tawney began his investment career in 2009 with Waddell & Reed while he was a senior at the University of Colorado. Before joining Torray he worked as an analyst at Graystone Consulting, a business of Morgan Stanley, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Prior to that he worked with Graystone Consulting in Annapolis, Maryland for two years in a marketing and client support role.  Mr. Tawney received a BA from the University of Colorado in 2009.

BRIAN R. ZACZYNSKI, CFA
Trading and Research

Mr. Zaczynski began his investment career in 2006.  Before joining Torray in 2016, he was an analyst and trader for TAMRO Capital Partners where he focused on two long-only, domestic-focused equity strategies managing over $2B.  Prior to TAMRO, he worked at U.S. Bancorp as a Structured Finance Analyst.  He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.  He received a BSBA in Finance from Suffolk University in 2006.

 

 

 

 

 

 
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