Kevin P. Kennedy oversees capital acquisition and management at Red Oak Capital, and has more than 26 years of senior leadership experience in the Investment Management field. Most recently, Kennedy served as Managing Director and Divisional Sales Director for BlackRock and held responsibility for the Wire House team in the central region. In this role, he consistently exceeded sales goals and achieved key business initiatives while leading a high-performing team responsible for the following product offerings: Alternative investments, active and passive offerings, 529 and defined contribution plans. Prior to this role, Kennedy managed the Central Division at BlackRock covering the Merrill Lynch channel.
Previously, he served as Vice President, Asset Management Advisor with MerrilLynch Investment Managers covering the Midwest region. He began his career with Merrill Lynch in 1990 as a trading liaison within the private client group and continued to hold other investment management positions of increasing responsibility.
Kennedy holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Duquesne University, in Pittsburg, PA. He completed his Certified Investment Management Analyst certification (CIMA) designation from Wharton Executive Education-University of Pennsylvania in 2007.