Chip Skinner | Royce

Chip Skinner, CFA®

Portfolio Manager, Principal


Prior to joining the firm in 2003, James A. Skinner III co-founded and managed a focused small-cap hedge fund for Accrete Capital, LLC. Prior to that, he was employed by Merrill Lynch/Mercury Asset Management, plc, as a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager (1994-2002), managing the firm's U.S. small-cap growth equity unit trust and mutual fund product. Prior to that, he was a portfolio manager and analyst for Gartmore, plc, (1991-1994). Mr. Skinner began his career as a Vice President/Lending Officer for Dominion Bankshares, lending funds to small- and medium-sized companies.

He holds a bachelor's degree from Washington & Lee University and an Executive Masters of Business Administration from Vanderbilt University's Owen Graduate School of Management. Mr. Skinner is a CFA® charterholder.

  • 21Years at Royce
  • 38Years of Experience
James A. Skinner


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