Managing Partner & President of IVA Funds
Michael W. Malafronte is a Founding Partner of International Value Advisers, LLC (IVA) and serves as Managing Partner. He is responsible for overseeing all aspects of IVA, including company strategy and managing resources.
Prior to IVA, Michael was a Senior Vice President at Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder Advisers, LLC where he worked for two years as a Senior Analyst for the First Eagle Funds as well as a variety of separate accounts and offshore funds advised by the firm. Prior to that, he worked for nine years as a portfolio manager at Oppenheimer & Close, a dually-registered broker dealer and investment adviser.
Michael has served on the Board of three publicly traded companies. He currently serves on the Board of Adtalem Global Education, a leading global education provider.
Michael earned a B.S. in finance and investments from Babson College.