Robert F. Hofeman, Jr.
Portfolio Manager and Equity Trader, Rampart Investment Management Company, LLC
Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, and Equity Trader, Virtus Investment Advisers, Inc.
Robert Hofeman is a portfolio manager at Rampart Investment Management Company (since 2012) and managing director, portfolio manager, and equity trader at Virtus Investment Advisers (since 2016), both investment management affiliates of Virtus Investment Partners.
Mr. Hofeman’s responsibilities with Rampart include investment strategy, product development, and portfolio management for the firm’s high-net-worth, institutional, and mutual fund clients. His responsibilities with Virtus Investment Advisers include portfolio management and trading for the Virtus Trend suite of portfolios.
Prior to joining Rampart in 2012, Mr. Hofeman was an equity trading consultant for Linedata (2010-2012), director and senior equity trader at Evergreen Investments (2007-2009), and equity trader at Ironwood Investment Management, LLC (2002-2007).
Mr. Hofeman earned a B.S. in computer science from Boston College and an M.B.A. from Emory University. He is a member of the Boston Securities Traders Association (BSTA) since 2003, serving on its board of directors from 2008 to 2015, and as its president in 2014. He began his career in the investment industry in 2002.