Our Team

Education:

M.B.A. – INSEAD
M.A. – Columbia University (French Cultural Studies)
B.A. – University of Pennsylvania (Biology)

Nicole Kornitzer, CFA

Portfolio Manager

Nicole was with the Buffalo Funds from 2000 – 2002 then rejoined in 2004 and has 19 years of professional investment experience.

At the Buffalo Funds, Nicole works with equity portfolios, and previous focus areas have included pharmaceuticals, medical diagnostics, and biotechnology. Her current focus is on European equity securities.

Nicole received a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, an M.A. from Columbia University, and an M.B.A. from INSEAD. She also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Years of Experience

Years at Buffalo Funds

FUNDS MANAGED

International Fund

Total Assets $377.63 Million  (7/1/19)
Expense Ratio 1.06% / 0.91%
Benchmark Morningstar Global Markets ex-US

International (Since 2009)

Recent Articles

Media coverage regarding the Portfolio Manager, Funds Managed, and the Buffalo Funds in general.

“Industry Perspectives” 2Q 2019

Equity markets produced a significant reversal in the 1st quarter of 2019 following one of the worst periods of performance to close out 2018. Much of the reversal in market sentiment was a result of the change in the Federal Reserve’s (the Fed) policies, providing a more growth-friendly backdrop, combined with the anticipation that a U.S. – China trade deal is imminent.

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Buffalo Funds Introduces Institutional Class Shares

Nicole Kornitzer (Buffalo International Fund co-PM) described her team’s top-down strategy of studying secular growth trends within the health care industry and identifies 3 companies which are well-positioned to benefit from these long-term trends.

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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.