Brian Selmo is a managing director with First Pacific Advisors. Selmo joined the firm in 2008. He serves as Director of Research and Portfolio Manager for the FPA Contrarian Value Strategy (including FPA Crescent Fund) and the FPA Value Partners Strategy. He is a research analyst for the FPA Hawkeye Strategy. Selmo has a bachelor’s degree with honors in economics from The Johns Hopkins University, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa.