Ned Karren

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Ned is one of the founding partners of KKRA, establishing the firm with Mike Kunath and Bruce Rinne in 1983. He is a portfolio manager and holds primary responsibility for the Growth Equity Strategy.

Prior to KKRA, Ned was President of Seafirst Investment Advisors in Seattle, where he worked with Bruce Rinne. Ned is a graduate of Brigham Young University and earned his MBA in Finance from Northwestern University. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst.

An active community volunteer, Ned is also a member of the BYU Management Society and the Seattle Society of Financial Analysts. When not chasing down his grandchildren with his wife, Marilyn, Ned can be found hitting the slopes of Whistler or planning his next skiing adventures.