Michael Bertz, Ph.D., CFA
Michael Bertz, Ph.D., P.E., CFA, is an Assistant Portfolio Manager and Co-Director of Research.
Michael began his investment career in 2000 and prior to joining Kennedy Capital, he was a senior research analyst at WR Hambrecht & Co in San Francisco, California.
He has held roles as an analyst at Morgan Keegan & Company, as a cognitive science and engineering researcher at Georgia Tech, and as a structural engineer at KPFF Consulting Engineers.
Michael joined KCM in 2006 as a research analyst and was promoted to Director of Research in May 2007.
Michael received a Ph.D. in Structural Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1998, following a Masters in 1994.
has also earned a B.E.D. in Architecture and a B.S. in Engineering Physics from Miami University
in Oxford, Ohio.
Mr. Fisher shares responsibility for the coordination and direction of internal research operations with Michael Bertz