Kevin joined 180 Degree Capital Corp. in June 2016 as a member of its Board of Directors and then joined the company full time as a Portfolio Manager executing on the investments and investment strategy of the company alongside Daniel Wolfe.
Kevin also serves as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer. In these roles, Kevin is responsible for development and execution the overall strategy of the company.
Kevin is a financial services leader with three decades of Wall Street experience and expertise in capital markets, value investing and global equity markets. For over twenty years, Mr. Rendino worked on one fund, Basic Value Fund, with a consistent Graham and Dodd focus, at the same firm, BlackRock/Merrill Lynch. He was the Value team leader, overseeing 11 funds and $13B in assets, a member of Blackrock’s Leadership Committee and a frequent contributor to CNBC, Bloomberg TV, Fox Business, The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. For the entirety of his money management career, 12/31/92 to 6/30/12, Kevin ranked in top quartile, and beat competitor average and SPX by over 100 basis points. He also received numerous Lipper awards for Investment Excellence during his tenure. Since 2012, Kevin has served as Chairman/CEO of RGJ Capital, where he leads a value investing focus. Since early 2016, Kevin has served as a Board Director for Rentech Inc., a global wood fiber company.