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Michael Holland


Holland & Co., LLC


Michael Holland founded Holland & Company and the Holland Balanced Fund in 1995, after more than a quarter of a century of investment experience with a number of the top financial firms in the world. Mr. Holland began his investment career at J.P. Morgan & Co. in 1968 and spent the next 12 years managing both equity and fixed income assets for major institutions and wealthy individuals. By 1980, he was managing the largest commingled equity fund for Morgan's pension clients. Mr. Holland has been the chief executive officer of Salomon Brothers Asset Management and First Boston Asset Management. He was also general partner at The Blackstone Group and CEO of Blackstone Alternative Asset Management, vice chairman of Oppenheimer & Co., Inc., and chairman of a number of mutual funds. Mr. Holland serves as a regular panelist on Louis Rukeyser's Wall Street. He also serves as a regular guest co-host on CNBC's Squawk Box and is regularly quoted in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Forbes, Business Week, and other leading publications.