Jon Wimbish, CFA, joined Kensington Investment Counsel in 2012 as a partner and manages Kensington’s Santa Barbara office. Jon brings a wealth of research and investment management experience to the firm from his previous positions. Jon has had experience as a Portfolio Manager and Co-Founder of MLH Capital, a hedge fund management company where he managed more than $150 million. He was also previously a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at ING Furman Selz Asset Management.
Jon is active in the Santa Barbara community as a board member of the Royal Pride Foundation and he volunteers with the San Marcos High School Entrepreneurship Academy. Jon has also lectured at the USC Marshall School of Business in Accounting and Business Valuation. Jon lives in Santa Barbara with his wife and two children.
Jon is a CFA charterholder and a graduate of Columbia University (MBA, 1999) and U.C.L.A. (BA Economics, 1993).