Ken Schiebel is a managing director and co-head of PFM’s Portfolio Strategies Group. He previously led a team of portfolio managers, traders, and research staff, responsible for the management of the fixed-income separate account business. Ken’s background in actuarial analysis helped establish the asset management practice as a market leader in managing assets in the insurance and self-insurance industry.
Prior to joining PFM in 1994, Ken spent 13 years at Aetna Life & Casualty. As senior portfolio manager, he managed $5 billion of corporate operating funds, insurance reserves, and pension fund assets for Aetna and its investment advisory clients. He also was responsible for managing Aetna’s short-term debt issuance.
Ken holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, is a member of the CFA Institute, and is a General Securities Registered Representative holding the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Series 7 and 63 licenses. He has been a guest lecturer in the University of Connecticut’s MBA program, provided expert testimony to the GASB Deposit and Investment Risk Disclosure Task Force, and has spoken at numerous industry conferences, workshops, and seminars. He is a member of the Fixed-Income Investment Committee and Fixed-Income Credit Committee.