Touk Sinantha co-founded AltraVue Capital in 2016 with her long-time investment partner, DeShay McCluskey. Touk leads the portfolio management and the overall investment strategy of the Firm. She brings 18 years of experience in a range of investment areas, including equity analysis, portfolio management and fixed income research. Prior to founding AltraVue, Touk was a Portfolio Manager and Principal at GW Capital, Inc. where she served as a member of that firm’s investment committee and managed the equity and fixed income portfolios. Before joining GW Capital, Touk was a Senior Research Analyst at Members Capital Advisors in Wisconsin where she was in charge of the consumer sector.
Touk began her investment management career as a buy-side analyst at Ariel Investments in Chicago. She earned her M.B.A. from the University of Chicago in 2002 and B.A. with Honors from Western Washington University in 1998. Touk is a CFA charterholder. Touk resides in Bellevue, Washington with her husband and daughter.