Kenneth J. Turek, CFA, Managing Director, joined the firm in 2002. Kenneth is a Portfolio Manager for the Growth Equity Group. Prior to joining the firm, he worked for Northern Trust, where he spent five years as a vice president and senior portfolio manager in Institutional Asset Management. Additionally, Kenneth had been a portfolio manager at National Investment Services and CIO at Cole Taylor Bank. He began his investment career in 1985 at Northern Trust. Kenneth earned a BA from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and an MBA from DePaul University. He has been awarded the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.