Craig Kempler, CFA

Portfolio Manager
Craig Kempler, CFA | Janus Henderson Investors

Craig Kempler is a Portfolio Manager at Perkins Investment Management LLC responsible for co-managing the Perkins Small Cap Value strategy since October 2017. He also served as a research analyst until October 2018, covering U.S. technology, media, telecommunications and building products. Prior to joining Perkins in 2005, Mr. Kempler worked at Independence Investments for two years as a technology sector analyst. He also served as an investment analyst with McDonald Investments/KeyBank.

Mr. Kempler received his bachelor of arts degree in economics and political science from Denison University. He earned his MBA with a concentration in finance and accounting from Indiana University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and has 19 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Know What You Own: Small-Cap Investing through a Market Shock

Know What You Own: Small-Cap Investing through a Market Shock

Small-cap company characteristics within an index can vary widely, creating hidden risks.

Do Tariffs Impact Small Caps?

Do Tariffs Impact Small Caps?

Despite their domestic focus, small-cap stocks could still be at risk from rising tariffs, says Portfolio Manager Craig Kempler.