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Kevin Mahn

Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer

Hennion & Walsh


Kevin Mahn joined Parsippany, New Jersey-based Hennion & Walsh as a managing director in 2004. Serving as its CIO, he is responsible for the asset management activities of the firm. Mr. Mahn also serves as the portfolio manager for the SmartGrowth family of mutual funds and directs the creation and supervision of the various portfolios within the SmartTrustseries of Unit Investment Trusts. Prior to Hennion & Walsh, he was a senior vice president at Lehman Brothers, where he held the positions of CAO of the high-net-worth product and services group, as well as COO of Lehman Brothers Bank. Mr. Mahn has also served as an adjunct professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University within the department of Economics, Finance, and International Business. In 2009, he was the recipient of the Institutional Investor Rising Stars of Mutual Fund Award. Additionally, Mr. Mahn is the author of the quarterly ETF Insights newsletter as well as a co-author of the book, Exchange Traded Funds: Conceptual and Practical Investment Approaches. Interviews with, as well as byline articles and insights from him have appeared in and on CBS News, CNBC, FOX Business News, the Wall Street Journal, Investor's Business Daily, Fortune, BusinessWeek, the New York Times, CNNMoney.com, Investment Advisor Magazine, SmartMoney, The Star-Ledger, the Daily Record, Reuters, Fund Action, TheStreet.com, CNBC.com, FOXBusiness.com, Dow Jones Newswires, MarketWatch, Ignites, Ticker Magazine, Money Management Executive, Wall Street Transcript, Financial Planning, Risk Magazine, Financial Times, and Investment News. Mr. Mahn received a BA from Muhlenberg College and an MBA in finance from Fairleigh Dickinson University.