Kenny Klein

Chief Executive Officer - Granite Springs Asset Management, LLC

Portfolio Manager, Investment Grade Corporate Bond Investments

kklein@granite-springs.com

Mr. Klein, who has nearly 30 years of industry experience, is the Lead Portfolio Manager for the Granite Springs Total Return Fund.  Previously, Mr. Klein served as the President and Chief Investment Officer of Citation Advisors, LLC, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation Asset Management.  Prior to Citation Advisors, he served as a Senior Managing Director, Lead Portfolio Manager, and member of the Executive Committee at Aladdin Capital Holdings LLC, where he managed credit assets including the Citation Funds.  Prior to Aladdin, Mr. Klein was a Managing Director at Dresdner Kleinwort LLC.  As the head of credit asset management in the U.S. (2004-2008), he directed a group that managed a multibillion dollar portfolio of long/short proprietary assets.  From 2001-2003, he was the head of credit flow trading in the U.S. for Dresdner.  Mr. Klein has also worked at Paine Webber International Ltd., Oppenheimer & Company Inc., and Salomon Brothers Inc., where he held various credit trading and management roles.  Mr. Klein holds a bachelor’s degree in Government from Cornell University.

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