KEN Capital Advisors is an investment advisory company based in Wollerau, 30 kilometers south of Zurich, Switzerland. The firm offers investment decision-making services to institutional asset managers and financial institutions and specializes in researching small- and medium-sized companies in Europe.
After studying business administration (degree completed in 2005) at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration with a focus on Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Kilian Kentrup (1980) started his career at a VC fund in Silicon Valley, California. He then moved to Zurich, where he gained profound knowledge in equity research at RBR Capital Advisors. As a generalist, Mr. Kentrup was later responsible for an equity portfolio at that company. In 2012, he moved to Zurich asset management boutique Entrepreneur Partners. There, as a specialist for European small- and mid-caps, he launched the multi-award-winning Trias L/S fund, which he managed for eight years. Kilian Kentrup is a Swiss and German citizen and lives in the canton of Schwyz with his wife and three children. He enjoys biking and horseback riding.
After obtaining his finance degree from EUFH, in Cologne, Germany, and Hawaii Pacific University, Chris Seedorf worked for over 10 years as Equity Sales Broker at various institutions including Oddo Seydler Bank AG, Pareto Securities and later at M.M. Warburg & CO, where he gained in-depth experience in selling small- and mid-cap securities to hedge funds and other institutional investors throughout Europe. Chris is a water sports enthusiast and enjoys sailing.