TAVANI is an investor-friendly Relationship Investing firm. All arrangements with our investors, including fees, are structured to be fully aligned with their best interests. Our investor base is mainly large, high quality institutional investors with longer investment time horizons.
TAVANI’s team has extensive experience in working with companies to create lasting value. Our goal is to generate above average returns by being a longer-term shareholder who engages with companies to create sustainable business value. Our approach is to have a focused portfolio of six to nine carefully chosen investments in order to maintain a strong commitment of engagement with each of our companies.
INFOR Financial provides extensive mid- and back-office support so that the TAVANI team can focus on its investments.
Brian J. Gibson, MBA, CFA, ICD.d
CEO & Chief Investment Officer
Brian has 36 years of experience as an investment manager at increasingly larger organizations. Throughout his career, he has provided his clients with investment results that have been consistently at the top of the relevant peer groups. As SVP, Public Equities, he built and managed the Global Equity program for the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP) from 1995 to 2008. He was SVP, Public Equities and Hedge Funds at Alberta Investment Management Corp. (AIMCo) from 2008 to 2012. Brian was a pioneer in Relationship Investing and he built large, successful Relationship Investment programs at both OTPP and AIMCo.
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