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

About the Manager

Jim Robillard, Founder

Jim graduated from Vanderbilt University with a BA and received an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business with concentrations in Finance and Accounting. Jim worked at Baron Capital Management from 1996 – 1999 and worked at Van Wagoner Capital Management from 1999 – 2002. After graduating business school, he was hired by Edgewood Management LLC in 2004 as a Senior Research Analyst. He 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. After 11 years with the Firm, Edgewood offered him the chance to start Spyglass Capital Management with the backing of the Company and its senior management. Edgewood is an equity owner of Spyglass and all of its partners are investors in the Fund.

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
♦ 20 years of industry experience
♦ 10 years of portfolio management team experience

Education

♦ BA, Vanderbilt University
♦ MBA, Chicago Graduate School of Business (Booth)
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