BERWYN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Coho Partners, Ltd. is pleased to announce the addition of two practiced professionals to newly formed positions. Lisa Gentry has joined the compliance team and Nimrit Kang, CFA has been named portfolio manager/investment analyst.
“We are excited to welcome Lisa and Nimrit as they each bring a wealth of experience and industry knowledge to their roles,” said Coho President, Glenn Dever. “We are confident that their contributions to our compliance and investment efforts will amplify our ability to provide an exceptional client experience.”
Ms. Gentry is responsible for managing the day-to-day compliance activities for the firm while working closely with Coho’s Chief Compliance Officer.
Prior to joining Coho, Lisa served as a compliance officer for Macquarie Investment Management where she was responsible for compliance testing, regulatory filings, and providing ongoing compliance oversight of activities. She previously held senior positions with Peirce Park Group and The Gwydion Group.
Lisa graduated from the University of Denver with a Bachelor of Arts from the School of Business and is a member of the National Society of Compliance Professionals (NSCP).
As the newest member of Coho’s Investment Committee, Ms. Kang is focused on portfolio management and investment research.
Prior to joining Coho, Nimrit was the director of research and investment strategy for ICMA-RC where she was responsible for leading manager research and due diligence as well as ongoing oversight of a broad suite of equity strategies. She also served as the lead portfolio manager for the multi-asset class corporate portfolio. In her previous role, she spent 12 years at DuPont Capital Management where she rose from an analyst to co-portfolio manager for the international small cap product and lead member of the portfolio management team for the EAFE product. During her tenure at DuPont Capital, her analyst responsibilities included stock selection for the industrials, consumer discretionary, and consumer staples sectors.
Nimrit graduated magna cum laude from Virginia Tech with a BS in chemical engineering and earned an MBA from the Harvard Business School. She is a member of the CFA Society of Philadelphia, serving on the board from 2013 to 2016, and a member of the CFA Institute.
About Coho Partners, Ltd.
Coho Partners Ltd., founded in 1999, is an independent, employee-owned investment management firm headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania. As of June 30, 2017, total combined assets including model advisement, discretionary, and non-discretionary were approximately $8 billion. Coho focuses on generating a specific, asymmetric pattern of returns that offers strong protection in down markets and very competitive returns in up markets. For more information about Coho and its services, please visit our website at www.cohopartners.com and follow us on LinkedIn.