Kayne Anderson Rudnick is an investment advisory firm founded in 1984 to manage capital for its founders, including John Anderson (a Forbes 400 billionaire and the benefactor of UCLA’s Anderson School of Management). With KAR offices in Los Angeles, Westlake Village, San Francisco, Newport Beach, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Scottsdale, Denver, Boston, Providence and New York, and $56.3 billion in assets under management, KAR manages assets for both high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth individuals as well as institutional clients. With over 30 years of experience, KAR is known for its commitment to high quality in its business practices, investment strategies and wealth solutions.
A frequently used phrase by one of our founders, Mr. John Anderson, it is a mantra that sums up our commitment to maintain the highest level of integrity and honesty in our approach to our work, our colleagues and, most importantly, our clients.
Our success depends on the trust and confidence our clients have in us. We take the time to understand their needs and expectations, and we put that front and center.
It is important that we show respect and regard for all people at all levels. We celebrate diversity, inclusiveness and empowerment. We encourage our team to continue learning, develop professionally and pursue their passions inside and outside of work.
Analysis is by far the most important part of what we do. Our goal is to truly understand our clients, and the companies and strategies in which we invest. We do this by asking questions: To them, to ourselves and to each other.
Asking more questions only works when there is open and honest communication. It is the key to effective collaboration and better decision making.