Kenneth A Herschfield

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager

Professional Profile

Ken Herschfield is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at Bank of America Private Bank in Boston, Massachusetts.  In this role, he is responsible for creating and maintaining customized investment portfolios, as well as advising on a broad range of wealth management services including estate planning, financial planning and wealth strategy. This includes assisting clients with establishing their goals and objectives, developing an appropriate investment strategy, formulating and implementing potential solutions and conducting periodic reviews to help clients monitor progress.
Ken first joined Bank of America in 1998 as an institutional equity trader for Banc of America Securities.  Prior to that, Ken traded listed and over the counter stocks for a boutique investment bank in San Francisco, and also traded securities on the options floor of the Pacific Stock Exchange. 
Ken earned a B.A. in economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.  Ken is a CFA® charterholder and is a member of the CFA® Institute and the CFA Society Boston.

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