Kristen VanGelder
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Kristen VanGelder

Kristen VanGelder, CFA

Partner, Deputy Chief Investment Officer
Member of Executive Committee, Investment Committee

Areas of focus:

Investment Research & Portfolio Management


  • Joined ECM in 2003, became a member of ECM's Investment Committee in 2010, and became a Partner of the firm in 2012
  • Has more than 15 years of alternative investment experience, including manager selection, asset allocation and portfolio construction
  • Leads the firm's efforts to evaluate and manage prospective and existing investments
  • Responsible for making position-sizing and portfolio construction recommendations



BA in Economics, Northwestern University


CFA Charterholder
CFA Institute member
CFA Society of Chicago

First time at Evanston Capital Management?