Midwest Asset Management Logo Quantitative Equity, Fixed Income, & Alternative Portfolio Management
       Home          About Midwest           Investment Approach           Performance           Research           Contact Us       
     Company Overview       Independent Advantage      [ Meet Our Team ]      Office Locations       Careers     
Client Account Access
 User ID:
 
 Password:
 
 Log On      Help
Recent Midwest Research
 •  Forecasted Fixed Income & Equity Returns
 •  Advantages of a Quantitative Approach
 •  How to Avoid the Next Hedge Fund Blow-Up
 •  Expenses: Do They Matter?
Sign Up to Receive Detailed Strategy Packets and Additional Research
>> Recommended Reading
>> Terms of Use
>> Site Map
   The Midwest Team

Midwest has an exceptional team of professionals that is dedicated to helping you achieve your investment goals and committed to providing you with the highest level of client service.




James W. Byrd - President & Chief Investment Officer
  • Thirty-nine years of experience, including positions at Continental Illinois National Bank, Kidder Peabody & Company, Shearson Lehman Hutton, Inc., and Robert W. Baird & Company.
  • Taught Finance and Accounting in graduate and undergraduate programs at Cardinal Stritch College.
  • Provided consulting services to health care and insurance organizations, and to trust departments of national banks.
  • Served two years in U.S. Peace Corps in Central America as Community Development Specialist.
  • Advisory Council member at Wisconsin Foundation for School Music.
  • Master of Management degree, specializing in Finance and Accounting, from Northwestern University and Bachelor of Arts degree, specializing in Spanish and Latin American Studies, from Carthage College.
Email Jim at jwb@quantmanagement.com




Mark A. Runzheimer - Business Development Officer
  • Twenty-seven years of experience, including positions at TD Waterhouse, Strong Investments, Inc., Firstar Investments n/k/a U.S. Bank Investments, and Waukesha State Bank.
  • Provided retirement plan educational services to corporations and high net worth individuals.
  • Managed equity trading desk, and Rule 144 transactions and reporting requirements for corporate executives.
  • M.B.A. degree in Finance and Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology from the University of Wisconsin, and numerous professional certifications.
Email Mark at mrzhr@quantmanagement.com




Raymond H. Purdy, M.D. - Director
  • Thirty-two years of experience, including private practice in Internal Medicine, Surgical Internship at Gundersen Medical Clinic, and Internal Medicine Residency at University of Wisconsin.
  • Former member of Himalayan Rescue Association, Wilderness Medical Society, and University of Wisconsin Medflight Trauma Department.
  • Medical degree from Vanderbilt University, and Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture from the University of Missouri.
Email Ray at rhp@quantmanagement.com




8383 Greenway Blvd., Suite 600   •   Middleton, WI 53562   •   (608) 273-2900   •   contact@quantmanagement.com

Past performance does not guarantee future success. All investments are subject to risks, including the possible loss of principal. You should consider Midwest based on the suitability of its investment strategies in relation to your objectives and risk tolerance. By using this website, you acknowledge that you have read and accepted Midwest's Terms of Use.

All content copyright © 2006 Midwest Asset Management, Inc. All rights reserved.