Diamond Hill Appoints Micah Martin, CFA, as Director of Research
COLUMBUS, OHIO, June 1, 2020 – Diamond Hill Capital Management, an independent active asset manager and a subsidiary of Diamond Hill Investment Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: DHIL), today announced the appointment of Micah Martin, CFA, as director of research, effective June 1.
Martin reports to Heather Brilliant, CFA, Diamond Hill’s president and CEO, and leads the firm’s equity research team. He joined Diamond Hill in 2014 as a research analyst covering housing and has since taken on increasingly senior roles within the research team.
“Micah has clearly demonstrated a mastery of our investment philosophy, idea generation, and an ability to successfully communicate those ideas internally, which will be essential in delivering excellent outcomes for our clients across Diamond Hill investment strategies,” Brilliant said. “I’m delighted that Micah is stepping into this role as we continue building our next generation of investment talent.”
“Over the past two decades Diamond Hill’s research capabilities have been a core strength of our unique intrinsic value investment process, and I’m excited to be in a position to support all of our strategies,” Martin said.
Before joining Diamond Hill, Martin served as an English teacher in Beijing, China at the High School Affiliated to Beihang University and the Beijing National Day School. He holds a bachelor’s degree in music from Cedarville University and an MBA from The Ohio State University. He is a CFA charterholder.
About Diamond Hill Capital Management
Based in Columbus, Ohio, Diamond Hill is an independent active asset manager with significant employee ownership and $19.5 billion in assets under management as of April 30, 2020. Investment strategies include long-only U.S. and international equity, alternative long-short equity and fixed income. Diamond Hill invests on behalf of institutions and individuals by providing strategies that deliver lasting value through a shared commitment to its intrinsic value investment philosophy, long-term perspective, disciplined approach and alignment with client interests.