Randy Befumo joined Legg Mason in 1998 as a research analyst and was named co-director of Research in 2006. Randy is currently responsible for managing the Core and Secular Analyst teams and the Market Intelligence group, and serving as the core internet analyst for the firm. Previously, Randy was responsible for research in the telecommunications, media, technology, and power industries. Randy also developed LMCM's Market Intelligence group. He spent three years as a senior analyst for an online investment service, developing news and research offerings and managing a staff of six. He was also an NCO in an Army Reserve medical unit for six years.
Randy earned a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies from the College of William and Mary and is currently pursuing a law degree at the University of Maryland. He received his CFA designation in 2002.