April 3, 2017 Oakbrook Terrace, IL – Chris Leshock joins the firm as a Portfolio Manager
Ballast Equity announced today that Chris Leshock has joined the firm as a portfolio manager. In this role, he will launch the Focused Alpha strategy, a concentrated long-only strategy that tends to focus on the Industrials, Materials and Energy sectors, where Mr. Leshock has over 20 years of experience.
Mr. Leshock has 18 years of industry experience. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Marquette University and an M.B.A. in Finance from DePaul University.
Randy Hughes, Co-Founder and CIO, commented, “We are very fortunate to have Chris join our team. We worked with Chris for 11 years at our prior firm. He brings strong analytical skills and deep sector knowledge to Ballast. We are thrilled to be working together again”.