Published on Feb 24, 2014
Donald Yacktman BS’65 (in economics, magna cum laude, as well as an MBA with distinction from Harvard University) is president and portfolio manager of Yacktman Asset Management, which he founded in 1992. As head of what remain two of the world’s best-performing stock funds, Yacktman was ranked by Morningstar at No. 2 for domestic fund manager of the decade for 2000-2009. He is regularly interviewed by entities such as Bloomberg News and CNBC, and he has also shared insights with students and deans at the U.