Kevin R Alger, CFA, enjoyed a 32-year career at JP Morgan Chase where he held key leadership positions managing numerous businesses and thousands of people worldwide. He became well known as the go-to guy for advice and practical, no-nonsense guidance about leadership and managing people and remains a favorite mentor and role model. He currently also serves as an advisor to several start up ventures in investment management and he regularly calls on his vast worldwide network to generate mutually positive introductions.
In 2013, when he left his position as a senior executive, he became part of the growing movement for social good. A seasoned yoga practitioner and a seeker of mindfulness, Kevin is creative in applying his knowledge and beliefs to support young people as they launch into their working lives and adulthood.
Kevin is the author of Son Of A Postman: Delivering Straight Talk on Managing Fluffers, Bullies and the Rest of the Team and he shares his latest observations in his blog at sonofapostman.com. As a speaker, he is a source of lively, helpful insights for managers, entrepreneurs, teachers, parents, coaches and leaders of all kinds.
Kevin is a resident of New York City and rural Connecticut, where he is a long- time supporter of animal welfare and land preservation.