Benjamin Larsen brings his keen intellect and investment acumen to the research, analysis, and evaluation of investment managers and products, digging deeper to find the opportunities that will make the firm’s larger strategic vision work.
Ben focuses on U.S. and non-U.S. equity markets, sourcing new investment managers and completing ongoing due diligence in these areas. He is also responsible for the delivery of custom client projects such as fund manager searches, investment portfolio analysis, and industry analysis.
With more than three years of experience in the financial services industry, Ben previously served as an investment analyst for the Azusa Pacific University Student Fund and as the MVP sales & service intern for the L.A. Clippers.
Benjamin Larsen earned his B.S. magna cum laude in business economics at Azusa Pacific University. With the Azusa Pacific University School of Business and Management, he traveled abroad to Ireland, England, France, German, Czech Republic, Austria, Switzerland, and Italy to conduct analysis on international companies. He is currently pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charter and has passed the CFA Exam Level 1.
Ben volunteers as an I AM Learning Partner in Arnerich Massena’s award-winning I AM Learning Partnership community service programs.
Driven by intellectual curiosity, Ben is a continual learner. He is passionate about research and strives to make a difference in the world through 1) capital allocation and 2) his interactions with others.