Paul J. Benziger, Jr., CFA

Paul is a Managing Director at 1919 Investment Counsel, LLC and the Director of the New York office.  As a Portfolio Manager, his primary responsibility is overseeing portfolio construction and ongoing monitoring of portfolios for individuals, families, foundations and endowments.  In addition, Paul is responsible for the Institutional Quality Growth Equity Strategy, and serves as a member of the Equity and Asset Allocation committees and the Executive Committee.

Paul entered the Financial Services Industry in 1981. He joined Scudder Stevens & Clark (a predecessor firm) in 1983 and helped lead the sale of the Scudder Private Investment Counsel Group from Deutsche Bank to Legg Mason in 2005.  Prior to Scudder, Paul worked for Brown Brothers Harriman.

Paul heads the Investment Committee for the Isaac H. Tuttle Fund, where he is also a board member.  He is Treasurer and board member of the Bay Head Preservation Alliance. He is also a member of the New York Society of Securities Analysts and is a CFA charterholder.

Paul graduated from Middlebury College with a B.A. in Economics.