Briloff Lecture at Binghamton University to feature award-winning fund manager


BINGHAMTON, NY -- Charles R. Dreifus will be the speaker for the 24th annual Abraham J. Briloff Lecture Series on Accountability and Society at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, March 31, in the Chamber Hall of the Anderson Center at Binghamton University. This event is free and open to the public.

Dreifus, a portfolio manager and principal for Royce & Associates, a New York-based firm that focuses on small-cap value investing, manages the firm’s Special Equity products.  He has 42 years of investment industry experience - 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 Professor Briloff, the Emanuel Saxe Distinguished Professor Emeritus at Bernard Baruch College and Presidential Professor of Accounting and Ethics at Binghamton University.  Over his long and distinguished career Briloff has been 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.

The School of Management sponsors the Briloff lecture series, which brings members of the accounting profession, businesses, and campus communities together to contemplate topics of business ethics.  For more information, contact Debbie Standard at or (607) 777-2314.

Last Updated: 9/17/13