Kenneth Bell, CFA,
CFP, MBA is the President of Aspera
Financial, LLC. His investment management and financial
advisory experience includes research, portfolio management,
trading, and asset allocation responsibilities at some
of the nation’s leading private asset management
firms, mutual fund companies, and insurance companies.
As an institutional and independent portfolio manager,
Ken has consistently posted top-tier performance rankings.
He has developed a reputation for being able to turn around
underperforming portfolios and for successfully recognizing
and exploiting longer-term trends. As an equity analyst,
Ken has conducted fundamental research and valuation analysis
on hundreds of companies across all sectors and developed
an outstanding track record as a stock picker.
Ken earned an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago in
1995 with concentrations in analytical finance and accounting.
He also holds a B.S. in finance from the University of
Ken is an avid runner, bicycler, home improver, and reader.
He has run a half dozen marathons, completed two Ironman
triathlons, and bicycled across the country. He lives
with his wonderful wife and their "junior analyst”
in Cary, North Carolina.