Ken Kamada has over 14 years in the financial services and technology industry. He started his career at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter and served a variety of roles as a sales person, analyst and portfolio manager. He subsequently worked as a portfolio manager for Helm Capital Management in Seattle. During his tenor at Helm, Ken was also the interim CFO for Redapt, an IT solutions company in Redmond, WA.
More recently, Ken co-founded 501k, a non-profit that aggregates and distributes donor created charitable portfolios with Zaarly co-founder Eric Koester. He has served as an advisor, board member or investor to several startups.
Currently, Ken Kamada is the CFO of Zaarly, an online marketplace company connecting buyers and sellers which was funded by Ashton Kutcher, Naval Ravikant, Crunchfund, Artists & Instigators and Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers. Ken also serves as the Chief Investment Officer and Principal of Kamada Investment Management, a boutique wealth management firm.
Ken received a BA in Mathematics and Philosophy from Boston College.