Our Team


B.S. – Tulane University (Mathamatical Economics)


Willis Towers Watson

Laura Symon Browne, CFP, ChFC

President, Buffalo Funds

Laura Symon Browne, CFP®, ChFC®, President of the Buffalo Funds, has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. Over the last 24 years, Ms. Symon Browne served as a Principal at Vanguard, the world’s second largest investment firm. She held various senior leadership roles including leading Vanguard’s Broker Dealer Home Office Sales, Business Development Group Sales, and Arizona Retail operations. Prior to Vanguard, Ms. Symon Browne was a Consultant with Willis Towers Watson, one of the world’s largest HR and actuarial consulting firms.

Ms. Symon Browne earned her B.S. cum laude in Mathematical Economics from Tulane University. She also holds the Certified Financial Planner™ and Chartered Financial Consultant® certifications.

Years of Experience

Years at Buffalo Funds

Fundamental Approach

We get to know the companies we invest in and learn how they run their business.

Top-Down & Bottom-Up

We identify Top-Down broad, secular growth trends and search for companies from the Bottom-Up.

Proprietary Philosophy

We construct our portfolios based on our own proprietary investment strategy.

Disciplined Investing

Sticking to our disciplined investment strategy ensures we maintain a consistent, balanced approach.