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Up Close and Personal with Eddie Brown

Eddie Brown, founder, chairman and CEO of Brown Capital Management, recently sat down with Forbes Africa TV’s Peace Hyde. In a rare and revealing 28-minute interview, Eddie shares personal stories on a variety of topics: growing up in the Jim Crow South, his early career before founding Brown Capital Management, advice for entrepreneurs and the ideas guiding his well-recognized philanthropy. Watch the full interview.




Date of interview: January 18, 2018.

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Correction: In Peace Hyde’s introduction of Eddie Brown, she refers to Eddie as “the first-ever African American investment professional”. Eddie was the first African American portfolio manager at T. Rowe Price Associates.


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Up Close and Personal with Eddie Brown