Before co-founding Newbury Capital Management, Stuart was a co-founder of Tower Asset Management in 1991. Since 1994, Stuart served as Tower's Chief Investment Officer where he was responsible for portfolio management and research for the Dividend Growth, Global Growth and Select Growth Portfolios. The Dividend Growth and Select Growth Portfolios have consistently earned the highest rating (6 stars) by Informa's Top Gun Ratings, measured against their peer group. Prior to joining Tower, Stuart was an Investment Analyst with ML Stern & Co. He began his career with Washington Square Capital, a Minneapolis-based institutional money manager. Stuart obtained a BS in Economics from the University of Wisconsin (Madison), and an MBA in Finance & Investments from Texas Christian University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst as well as a member of the Los Angeles Society of Financial Analysts. Stuart has been quoted in numerous financial publications, has appeared on CNBC, and has been published in The Journal of International Portfolio Management.