Michael O. Tempest, Managing Principal and Chief Investment Officer
Mike has been Managing Principal of Alta Capital since joining the firm in 1996.
has extensive experience in managing a successful investment partnership and utilizing a disciplined growth investing approach.
Mike has worked in the institutional equity departments of Bear Stearns and Morgan Stanley, international investment banking firms based in New York City.
He also has served as a financial analyst for Shell Oil Company.
He holds a bachelor's degree in international finance from Brigham Young University and a master's degree in finance from Columbia Business School in New York City.
Mike serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Utah, where he teaches a course in investments.