Charles de Lardemelle, CFA

Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager

Charles ‘Chuck’ de Lardemelle is a founding partner of International Value Advisers, LLC (IVA) and serves as chief investment officer and portfolio manager.

Until September 2007, Chuck was a senior vice president at Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder Advisers, LLC (ASB), and associate portfolio manager of the First Eagle Global, Overseas, and U.S. value funds as well as a variety of separate accounts and offshore funds. From 2005 to 2007, he was a director of research at ASB responsible for hiring, training and supervising a team of eight analysts. From 1996 to 2005, Chuck was a securities analyst for the First Eagle Funds and its predecessors, the SoGen Funds. As an analyst, he was responsible for covering a number of industries globally, including services, transportation, hotels, technology, and capital goods.

Chuck earned a Postgraduate degree from EDHEC, a leading French business school. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.