Managers

Meridian Small Cap Growth Fund

Brian Schaub and Chad Meade have worked together as co-portfolio managers for over 10 years. Throughout their partnership, they have maintained a consistent investment philosophy predicated on their strong belief in compounding absolute and relative returns for clients by prioritizing risk over reward.

  • Conduct in-depth, fundamental research
  • Prioritize risk over return
  • Invest with a long-term, business owner investment horizon

Chad Meade

Portfolio Manager

Chad is a Partner and Co-Portfolio Manager for ArrowMark’s Small Cap Growth and Small and Mid-Cap Growth strategies. Prior to joining ArrowMark in 2013, Chad served as the Co-Portfolio Manager and Executive Vice President of the Janus Triton Fund (2006-2013) and the Janus Venture Fund (2010-2013). While an equity research analyst at Janus Capital Group (2001-2011), he focused on small and mid-capitalization stocks in the healthcare and industrials sectors. Prior to joining Janus Capital, Chad was a financial analyst for Goldman Sachs’ global investment research team. Chad graduated summa cum laude from Virginia Tech with a bachelor’s degree in Finance and was a member of the Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society.  

Brian Schaub, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Brian is a Partner and Co-Portfolio Manager for ArrowMark’s Small Cap Growth and Small and Mid-Cap Growth strategies. Prior to joining ArrowMark in 2013, Brian served as the Co-Portfolio Manager and Executive Vice President of the Janus Triton Fund (2006-2013) and the Janus Venture Fund (2010-2013). During his time as an equity research analyst at Janus Capital Group (2000-2011), he focused on small and mid-capitalization stocks in the communications sector. Brian graduated cum laude from Williams College with a bachelor’s degree in Economics and won the Arthur B. Graves, Class of 1858, Essay Prize in Economics for his work on Dell Computer. Brian holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.