Larry Pitkowsky co-founded GoodHaven Capital Management in late 2010 with Keith Trauner, created and began managing our affiliated GoodHaven Fund in April of 2011, and currently serves as the sole Managing Partner and Portfolio Manager.
Prior to forming GoodHaven, Larry was a consultant to Fairholme Capital Management for approximately two years and from 1999 through 2008, he held a variety of roles at Fairholme and its affiliates, including Analyst and Portfolio Manager. In addition, for most of the period from 2002 through 2007, he was a named Portfolio Manager of FCM’s affiliated Fairholme Fund.
Larry was also Vice-President of Fairholme Funds, Inc., the parent company of the Fairholme Fund, from March 2008 through January 2009. Larry has more than 30 years of experience in securities research and portfolio management across a wide range of companies and industries. Larry has also been quoted in a variety of business media, including, but not limited to, Forbes, Fortune, The New York Times, and Reuters.