Brian K. Langenberg, CFA

Brian has earned recognition from the Institutional Investor All-America Research Team, Wall Street Journal All-Star team and Starmine Top Analyst awards. He has created several industrial sector research innovations including the seminal Multi-Industry Greybook (2001), ROIC based deal analysis, revenue component analysis, and tracking of segment business unit trends.

Buy side experience of seven years includes high net worth advisory work, coverage of 70% of the S&P 500 at various points in time and compiling a trade and recommendation track record of +750 bps, 4X risk budget and a 60% win rate at a large state pension. Formerly with Credit Suisse First Boston, Wachovia Securities, and Ohio Public Employees Retirement System.

Mr. Langenberg is a Navy veteran with deep expertise in naval control of shipping, geopolitics, logistics and trade, as well as training and successful contributions as a naval intelligence officer with experience in country studies, expeditionary warfare, personnel security and the intelligence collection process. He received the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal for service during Grenada in 1983. He is also a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), The American Legion, and the Navy League of the United States.

Mr. Langenberg has provided effective leadership in several roles, including past Chairmanship of the Civic Affairs Committee at the University Club of Chicago, leadership and other contributions within the CFA Society – Chicago, and as an adult leader in the Boy Scouts of America.