Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 05, 2014
Auour Advisory LLC (http://www.auour.com) announced today that Ken Doerr has joined the firm to further develop its growing portfolio of Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) investment solutions. Ken comes with a wealth of experience within the institutional money management industry, having most recently worked as Senior Portfolio Manager of Mid/SMid-Cap Growth and Head of Quantitative Research for Evergreen Investments Fundamental Equity Group. Prior to his time at Evergreen, Ken held the position of Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Putnam Investments, managing over $4.5 billion in client funds spread over multiple investment mandates. Joining in conjunction with the launch of Auour Advisory’s Instinct Downside Protection (“DP”) product set, Ken will lead the development effort to further expand and refine options available to individuals, institutions, and financial advisors.
At Auour, Ken will lead the quantitative team and product development effort to accelerate Auour's ongoing growth providing individuals and institutions with customized investment solutions. Ken comments “I am excited to start a new challenge with Auour Advisory and look forward to working with Robert and Joe to further develop the unique and differentiated investment offerings. I am fortunate to be joining a company that prides itself on offering investment solutions that leverage more efficient investment vehicles to deliver success.”
Joe Hosler, Managing Principal said “I first got to know Ken while at Putnam almost fifteen years ago. His intelligence, diligence, humility, and knack for building elegant investment algorithms makes him a key addition to the Auour family. Robert and I view his addition as a key element to making Auour an innovator within our industry and a thought leader in client-focused investment solutions. Our new innovations and the increasing demand from our customers led us to look for an addition to our team who will fit in with our ethos of innovation and exceptional service. We are excited that we were able to convince Ken to fill this role.”
Robert Kuftinec, Managing Principal, adds “When Joe and I first conceived of Auour Advisory with our mission to maximize transparency, trust, and total return, we knew we would seek to build out an analytical ability that rivals the largest and most sophisticated investment houses in the industry. Ken and his leadership provides the cornerstone to that objective and provides us the confidence that we can deliver high quality solutions to our clients.”
About Auour Advisory
Auour Advisory (pronounced ‘our’), an SEC-registered investment advisor through Keystone Capital Corporation, offers individuals, institutions, and financial advisors a range of investment strategies delivered through ETF-based portfolio construction techniques. Auour’s mission is to maximize Transparency, Trust, and Total Return by applying over five decades of collective experience within leading financial institutions.
Robert Kuftinec, Managing Principal