Client Portfolio Manager
Joined in 2010, Industry since 1991
Ron Zia is a Client Portfolio Manager at Perkins Investment Management LLC. Working closely with the portfolio managers and analysts, Mr. Zia represents the firm’s value strategies to institutional investment consultants, including manager research professionals and field consultants. He is also an internal resource for institutional sales, portfolio management and client service professionals, facilitating their interactions with the institutional consultant community. Prior to joining Perkins in 2010, Mr. Zia was responsible for sales and consultant relations for Bradford & Marzec in Los Angeles. His previous experience also includes 14 years with Callan Associates, where he served as principal and field consultant, in addition to positions with Merrill Lynch Investment Managers and ING Investment Management.
Mr. Zia received his bachelor of science degree in finance from the University of Illinois – Chicago and his MBA with a concentration in finance from DePaul University, Kellstadt Graduate School of Business. Mr. Zia has 27 years of financial industry experience.