investment team

Charles A. PaqueletCharles A. Paquelet, CFA
Portfolio Manager/Research Analyst

Prior to founding Skylands Capital in 2004, Chip was a principal at Strong Capital Management, Inc. which he joined in 1989. During his tenure at Strong, he served as portfolio manager of two private investment partnerships, an offshore hedge fund, four mutual funds and numerous separate accounts. Prior to joining Strong, Chip worked as a financial analyst for B.F. Goodrich & Company.

Chip earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Case Western Reserve University's Weatherhead School of Business in 1987. He then entered Indiana University's Master of Business Administration program which he completed in 1989 with a specialization in finance. Chip earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

 

A. Philip GryglasA. Philip Gryglas, CFA
Portfolio Manager/Research Analyst

Prior to joining Skylands Capital in 2004, Phil worked as an equity research analyst at Strong Capital Management, Inc. which he joined in 2001.

Phil earned his Bachelor of Science degree in environmental engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1994. He served over five years on active duty as a Field Artillery officer in the United States Army before resigning his commission with the rank of Captain. Phil received his Master of Business Administration degree with high honors from the University of Notre Dame in 2001. Phil earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

 

John R. MooreJohn R. Moore, CFA
Research Analyst

Prior to joining Skylands Capital in 2014, John worked as a senior research analyst at C.L. King & Associates which he joined in 2011. John also worked as a research analyst at CMJ Partners, LLC from 2010-2011, and as a senior research associate at Robert W. Baird & Company from 2005-2010.

John earned his Bachelor of Science degree in industrial engineering from Northwestern University in 2005. He received his Master of Business Administration degree in finance, entrepreneurship and econometrics & statistics in 2011 from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business. John earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

 

Thomas M. HeardenThomas M. Hearden
Senior Trader  

Prior to joining Skylands Capital in 2013, Tom was the managing director and head of sales trading at ITG Inc. which he joined in 2009. From 2005-2009, Tom was the CEO of Robins & Henderson, LLC. Prior to that, he was the head equity trader at Strong Capital Management, Inc. which he joined in 1994. He was also the head equity trader at Cadence Capital from 1989-1994.

Tom studied finance and risk at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from 1981-1985.

 

 

Michael J. JanuszewskiMichael J. Januszewski
Trader

Prior to joining Skylands Capital in 2014, Mike worked on the trading desk at Calamos Investments. Mike began his investment career in 2001 as a trading assistant, and prior to departure held the title of senior trader for three years. Mike’s focus was U.S., Latin American, and Canadian equities.

Mike earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Benedictine University in 2001.