Kent M. Stahl, CFA
Senior Managing Director at Wellington Management, Director, Investment Strategy and Risk
Kent M. Stahl, CFA, Senior Managing Director and Director of Investments and Risk Management, oversees the allocation of assets among the sleeves for the Hartford Capital Appreciation HLS Fund, the Hartford Capital Appreciation Fund, the Hartford Global Capital Appreciation Fund, and the Hartford International Capital Appreciation Fund. As director of Investments and Risk Management, Kent conducts research on investment trends and focuses on major risks across Wellington Management's equity, asset allocation, hedge fund, and fixed income products, platforms, and clients. He is also actively involved in portfolio oversight processes and serves on a number of Wellington Management's internal review and risk advisory committees. Among these, he is the chairman of the Equity Review Group and leads the Equity Risk Advisory Council, in addition to being a member of the Fixed Income, Hedge Fund, and Research Review groups. He also serves as a strategic investment advisor for certain clients of the firm that desire an ongoing investment dialogue, and as a broad investment representative for prospects and consultants. In addition, Kent is a portfolio manager on certain multi-manager solutions offered by the firm, including the Global Equities and US Alpha strategies. Previously, Kent served as the director of Equity Product Management.
Prior to joining Wellington Management in 1998, Kent led the corporate finance and pension investment areas within NCR Corporation (1990 – 1998). Previously, he worked as an asset/liability specialist for Salomon Brothers (1987 – 1990) and in institutional sales for Goldman, Sachs (1985 – 1986).
Kent earned his MBA from the University of Chicago (1987) and his BSBA, summa cum laude, from The Ohio State University (1985). In addition, he holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Professional experience since 1985
BSBA, The Ohio State University
MBA, University of Chicago