Karl Kyriss

Karl M. Kyriss, CFA

Partner, Equity Portfolio Manager


25 Years


Karl is a partner of the firm as well as a portfolio manager on GW&K’s International and Global Small Cap Strategies. He is a sector generalist primarily covering companies across Europe. He is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee.

Prior Work Experience

Prior to joining GW&K, Karl spent six years as an equity research analyst at GTP LLC and Deutsche Asset Management. There he performed company research across several industries to identify investment ideas for global equity funds. As a senior member of the team he held substantial responsibility for management, research and client service. Karl began his career in financial services at Morgan Stanley, followed by Merrill Lynch, and held various roles in fixed income sales and trading.


Karl received an MBA from the University of Michigan and a BS in Neuroscience from the University of Scranton. He is a CFA® charterholder and a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society Boston. Karl also holds the CFA Institute Certificate in ESG Investing.

What I enjoy most about working at GW&K is...
I appreciate how GW&K enables employees to grow professionally and succeed. GW&K fosters an environment where our investment team has the resources to implement a sound bottom-up research process. This promotes better results for our clients and creates a more satisfying, entrepreneurial, and dynamic culture.

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