Erik has over 21 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Kettera, he was the Director of Operational Due Diligence at Balyasny Asset Management. Before that, Erik spent 8 years with AlphMetrix Group, ultimately departing as Managing Director of Due Diligence. Over his career, he was also an Investment Analyst at RQSI Access, and a market maker on the Pacific Stock Exchange, Boston Stock Exchange and the Midwest Stock Exchange. Mr. Franken graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with a BA in Economics. He earned his CFA designation in 2002 and the CAIA designation in 2008.
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