Mike Kimbarovsky

Managing Director & Portfolio Manager,
JA Glynn Private Wealth

Mike Kimbarovsky is a Managing Director of JA Glynn Private Wealth and is a member of JAG’s management and investment committees. Mike oversees multiple strategies, including Adaptive Yield.  Mike worked previously at Geneva Advisors, which was then acquired by CIBC bank. Prior to that, he was a principal and co-owner of Advocate Asset Management LLC, a wealth manager for high net worth families and institutions, serving as the senior portfolio manager for the firm’s investment strategies and in conjunction with developing highly custom solutions for client relationships. Previously, Mike was a managing director of Extenxion LLC, a consulting firm focused on providing strategy services to the financial industry. Prior to Extenxion, he worked in the proprietary trading desk and merchant energy trading industry in the role of risk management, developing metrics to integrate exchange-traded and OTC on-balance sheet and off-balance sheet risk exposures for natural gas, electricity, weather and liquids trading.

Earlier in his career, Mike was president of Hedge Fund Research (HFR), a boutique investment advisory firm in Chicago. While there, he structured and launched several innovative fund products, including the first hedge fund indices in the industry, still used as a standard measure of comparison in the industry today. He also structured various retail-oriented, high net worth-oriented, and institutional-oriented multi-manager fund strategies. Mike also developed an industry-first daily transparency process and technology platform for evaluating and monitoring portfolio risk characteristics for billions of investment assets.

Mike received a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Northwestern University and a Master of Business Administration degree with honors from the University of Chicago.