Industry Start Date: 1957
KAR Start Date: 1995
Education: B.A. and M.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles (elected to the Beta Gamma Sigma Business Administration Honorary in 1959, and to the National Education Honorary Phi Delta Kappa in 1953).
Prior to Joining KAR:
Alan operated his own investment-counseling firm for 36 years.
When Not in the Office:
Alan enjoys spending time with his family. He is married to Sharon and they have three children, Derrell, Robert and Ilene, and nine grandchildren. The Lipmans are involved in a number of charitable enterprises, including the Pacific Jewish Center and the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Los Angeles. The Lipmans also have a foundation that provides funds for students needing special educational opportunities. Alan enjoys hiking and photography and reading history and historically based novels. He currently resides in Santa Monica, California.