People - Focused Equity

TomHancock
Tom Hancock

Dr. Hancock is the head of GMO’s Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO, he was co-head of the Global Equity team. Prior to joining GMO in 1995, he was a research scientist at Siemens and a software engineer at IBM.  Dr. Hancock holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Harvard University and B.S. and M.S. degrees from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

HassanChowdhry
Hassan Chowdhry
Mr. Chowdhry is a member of GMO’s Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO, he was a member of the Global Equity team. Prior to joining GMO in 2007, he held analyst positions at Batterymarch Financial Management and Putnam Lovell NBF.  Mr. Chowdhry earned his B.S. in Economics and his BAS in Systems Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania, his MPA from Harvard and his MBA from MIT.
TyCobb
Ty Cobb
Mr. Cobb is a member of GMO’s Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO, he led the fundamental research group for the Global Equity team. Prior to joining GMO in 1997, he worked at Brown Brothers Harriman as an administrative officer in the global custody and account services department.  Mr. Cobb received a B.A. in Economics/Russian Language from Bucknell University and his M.S. in Finance from Suffolk University.  He is a CFA charterholder.
AlexHebert
Alex Hebert
Mr. Hebert is a member of GMO’s Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO, he was a member of the Global Equity team and prior to that, the Investment Analysis group.  Prior to joining GMO in 2006, he worked at Investors Bank and Trust as a fund accountant.  Mr. Hebert earned his B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Vermont and his M.S. in Finance from Brandeis University.  He is a CFA charterholder.
AnthonyHene
Anthony Hene
Mr. Hene is a member of GMO’s Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO, he was a member of the Global Equity team since he joined GMO in 1995.  Mr. Hene has an MSc in Biochemistry from the University of Oxford. He is a CFA charterholder.
NeerajMahajan
Neeraj Mahajan
Mr. Mahajan is a member of GMO's Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO he was a member of the International Active team. Prior to joining GMO in 2009, he was a credit analyst for Hartford Investment Management Company. Previously, Mr. Mahajan was a quantitative analyst at Fortis Investments. Prior to this he worked at Fidelity Investments. Mr. Mahajan earned his Bachelor of Technology from Pondicherry University in India and his M.S. in Investment Management from Boston University. He also earned his MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. He is a CFA charterholder.
KimMayer
Kim Mayer

Mr. Mayer is a member of GMO’s Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO, he was a member of the Global Equity team and prior to that, he was involved in client relationship management.  Prior to joining GMO in 2006, he held numerous positions at Morgan Stanley, most recently managing the U.S. fixed income syndicate desk.  Mr. Mayer earned his B.A. in History from Princeton University.

Noah Mellen
Noah Mellen

Mr. Mellen is a member of GMO’s Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO, he was a member of the portfolio operations group. Prior to joining GMO full-time in 2013, he was an intern on the Emerging Market Equity trading team. Mr. Mellen earned his B.S. in Business Administration from Northeastern University.

Riversdale-Waldegrave
Riversdale Waldegrave
Mr. Waldegrave is a member of GMO’s Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO, he was a member of the Global Equity team. Prior to joining GMO full-time in 2015, he was an intern in our London office. Mr. Waldegrave earned his BA in Oriental Studies from Pembroke College, University of Oxford.
LucasWhite
Lucas White
Mr. White is a member of GMO’s Focused Equity team. Previously at GMO, he served in other capacities, including portfolio management for the Global Equity team and leadership of strategic firm-wide initiatives. Prior to joining GMO in 2006, he worked as a programmer and analyst for Standish Mellon Asset Management. Mr. White earned his B.A. in Economics and Psychology from Duke University. He is a CFA charterholder.