Kenneth Fisher Wiki
Kenneth Fisher was born on November 29, 1950, and from San Francisco, California, U.S. He is an American investment analyst and the founder and chairman of Fisher Investments. On October 8 he made series of sexist remarks in San Francisco during the Tiburon conference.
It is coming to know that he made this comment in front of financial services executives at The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco. Later, these videos were shared on Twitter with 16 hours it has received 70k plus views. Curently, it has recieved 115k plus views on Twitter.
In the video, he compared winning clients to “trying to get into a girl’s pants” and many more. Then, Fisher also inappropriately referenced genitalia, Jeffrey Epstein and “tripping on acid.” In the video shared by the Chalekian who is the CEO of Pasadena, California-based Lake Avenue Financial revealed that this is not the first time he made this comment and previously he felt the same in other Summit.
“They were disgusted by this,” he said. “Many of the women expressed to me that this is one of the reasons they don’t like coming to these conferences.” According to Forbes.com, Below is the video by Lake Avenue Financial CEO Alex Chalekian.
I'm truly disgusted. pic.twitter.com/SKb3dYLV5h
— Alex Chalekian (@AlexChalekian) October 9, 2019
This didn’t stop her on Twitter user wrote they hear the similar thing in May 2018 at Industry Event, EBI West. However, Fisher told to Bloomberg, “I have given a lot of talks, a lot of times, in a lot of places and said stuff like this and never gotten that type of response… Mostly the audience understands what I am saying.”
One investment advisor who attended the 2018 conference said even he experienced the same situation and Fisher said in that event “At EBI, he called annuity salespeople ‘rat-f*ckers’ & when asked what he would do different, said get laid more,” According to Forbes. In 2018, at the same event, he commented about the companies who brag their success.
“walking into a bar and you are a single guy and want to get laid and walking up to some girl and saying: ‘Hey you want to have sex?’ You just turn yourself into a jerk.” Fisher in his defense said his comments were misinterpreted and that he used references to genitalia and women to show how the art of wooing clients is similar to seduction.
Kenneth Fisher Family
How old is Kenneth Fisher? He was born on November 29, 1950, and from San Francisco, California, the U.S and he is 69 years old as of 2019. He is the son of Philip Arthur Fisher (father) and Dorothy Whyte (mother). He is the third and youngest son of his parents.
He completed his education from Humboldt State University and graduated with a degree in economics in 1972.
Kenneth Fisher Career
He is the founder and chairman of Fisher Investments and he has helped Fisher Investments become one of the largest independent money managers in the world. In 1979, he started this firm with $250 and it has grown to over $100 billion in assets under management.
In 2011, Fisher was ranked as one of the top 25 most influential figures in the financial industry by Investment Advisor Magazine. Till now Fisher Investments and its subsidiaries manage over $100 billion in assets for individual investors and institutional investors around the world.
He has penned down 11 Investing books named.
- Super Stocks (1984),
- The Wall Street Waltz (1987),
- 100 Minds that Made the Market (1993),
- The Only Three Questions That Count (2006),
- The Ten Roads to Riches (2008),
- How To Smell A Rat (2009),
- Debunkery (2010),
- Markets Never Forget (2011),
- Plan Your Prosperity (2012),
- The Little Book of Market Myths (2013),
- Beat The Crowd (2015)
Kenneth Fisher Wife
He is married to his wife named Sherrilyn Fisher and he shares three three adult sons, Nathan, Jesse, and Clayton. Nathan Fisher is the senior executive vice president of Fisher Investments 401(k) Solutions.
Kenneth Fisher Net Worth
Estimated Net Worth of him is $4 Billion USD as of 2019. He stands 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs around 78 KG.