Christopher Leonard joins Coho Partners
Christopher R Leonard has been hired by Coho Partners, an independent employee owned investment firm that manages over USD800m on behalf of institutions and individuals.
Coho Partners was founded in 1999 and manages a large cap defensive equity strategy.
Leonard, portfolio manager/research analyst, will report to Brian Kramp, partner/portfolio manager/research.
“Chris comes to us with 15 years of portfolio management and equity research experience,” says Kramp. “Chris’ background and experience will contribute significantly to both our research efforts and our ability to service clients at a very high level.”
"I am proud to be joining Coho Partners and to be part of such a great firm,” says Leonard. “Since its inception, the team has steadfastly focused on conducting rigorous research and adhering to an extremely disciplined investment process. I look forward to continuing that focus as well as to furthering the firm's commitment to superior client service."
Leonard previously worked at Nuveen Investments, Chesapeake Partners, T. Rowe Price, Morgan Stanley and PaineWebber.
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