Spyglass Capital Management is a long-only, concentrated growth manager based in San Francisco

About the Manager

James A. Robillard – Founder, Managing Member and Chief Investment Officer

Jim graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1994 and received an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business with concentrations in Finance and Accounting in 2004. Jim worked at Baron Capital Management from 1996 to 1999 and Van Wagoner Capital Management from 1999 to 2002.  During business school Jim interned at Edgewood Management LLC in 2003, and after graduating he was hired by Edgewood as a Senior Research Analyst. Jim was named to the portfolio management team of the Edgewood Growth Fund at its inception in 2006 and he was promoted to Managing Director in 2010. In 2015, after 11 years with the Company, Edgewood offered Jim the opportunity to start Spyglass Capital Management LLC with its backing and the backing of its senior management.

Characteristics

♦ Fundamental growth stock investor
♦ Independent thinking, bottom-up driven
♦ Long-term oriented
♦ Willing to take out-of-consensus positions based on research
♦ Capitalizes on volatility from short-term orientation of many market participants
♦ Deep buy-side, sell-side and company management relationships

Background

♦ Managing Director and member of portfolio management team at Edgewood Management LLC
♦ 24 years of industry experience
♦ 14 years of portfolio management team experience

Education

♦ BA, Vanderbilt University
♦ MBA, Chicago Graduate School of Business (Booth) – concentrations in Finance and Accounting
concentrations in Finance and Accounting

Get Started

The Spyglass Growth Fund is available through numerous brokers; please check with your specific broker for availability. You may also purchase shares directly from the Spyglass Growth Fund by filling out our application