Louis Gregory Rice serves as long-short equity portfolio manager at the New York firm, Kellner Capital, LLC. He brings more than two and a half decades of professional experience to this role. The portfolio manager oversees investment in global equities. The accomplishments of Louis Gregory Rice at the firm include a deep dive in the shipping industry, enabling him to meet with owners, shipbuilders, and technical managers.
Moreover, Mr. Rice conducts primary research on a wide range of sectors, including packaging, aerospace, financial services, and energy and energy services. The companies that qualify as candidates for investment come with features such as reasonable valuation and improving fundamentals.
Mr. Rice completed his undergraduate studies in economics and business administration at Vanderbilt University. Afterwards, he served as head of U.S. equity sales and trading at Lazard Freres & Co for nearly two decades. A member of the New York Management Committee and the Underwriting Committee, he was in charge of distribution endeavors concerning more than a hundred IPOs and other financing transactions. In addition, he served as chairman of the Christ Church Day School annual fund in New York City.