C.T. Fitzpatrick – Vulcan Value Partners
The Tension Between Time Horizon and Disruption and the Importance of Humility
C.T. Fitzpatrick serves as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Vulcan Value Partners. C.T. founded Vulcan Value Partners in 2007 to manage his personal capital. Since inception, two strategies have peer rankings in the top 1% of value managers in their respective categories, two are in the top 3%, and the fifth is in the top 6%. Prior to founding Vulcan Value Partners, C.T. worked as a principal and portfolio manager at Southeastern Asset Management. During his 17 year tenure, the team at Southeastern Asset Management achieved double digit returns well ahead of inflation and was ranked in top 5% of money managers over five, ten, and twenty year periods according to Callan and Associates. C.T. earned his MBA in Finance from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University. He also has a BS in Corporate Finance from the University of Alabama.