Briloff Lecture to feature award-winning fund manager
March 8, 2011Tweet
Charles R. Dreifus will be the speaker at the 24th Annual Abraham J. Briloff Lecture Series on Accountability and Society at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, March 31, in the Anderson Center’s Chamber Hall. This event is open to the public.
Dreifus is portfolio manager and principal for Royce & Associates, a New York-based firm that focuses on small-cap value investing. He manages the firm’s Special Equity products and has 42 years of investment industry experience, with 29 years as a small- and micro-cap value portfolio manager. In 2008, Dreifus was named Morningstar’s Domestic-Stock Fund Manager of the Year.
The annual lecture series is named in honor of Briloff, the Emanuel Saxe Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Bernard Baruch College and Presidential Professor of Accounting and Ethics at Binghamton University. Over his distinguished career, Briloff was recognized as the ethical conscience for business and the accounting profession. Through writings and lectures, he emphasized the need for ethical business practices and influenced others to make the highest ethical standards the basis of their work.