As President & CEO of Krilogy, Kent has led the firm to become one of the fastest growing wealth management and financial services firms in the country since its founding in 2009. Krilogy has since expanded its offerings from world class wealth management to personal tax consulting as well as company sponsored retirement planning. Each offering has been built on the core values of Krilogy – Dedication, Abundance and Leadership.
Krilogy’s growth is attributed to Kent’s unique approach to business where a culture of teamwork and transparency stand at the forefront. The brand he established, Krilogy, stands for “The Art of Accomplishment” through steady energy, hard work and getting ordinary and extraordinary things done for clients. It’s a brand the Krilogy team lives and rallies around each day by living out the firm’s Rules of Engagement:
- Give Relentless Effort to Accomplish Client Goals
- With a Challenge Provide a Solution
- Innovate and Act on Opportunities Like Never Before
- Love Every Idea for Five Minutes
In addition to his leadership and service to the Krilogy team, Kent provides his expertise to the firm’s high-net-worth clients and business owners. Kent builds strong relationships with his clients, who turn to him for advice on a myriad of issues related to their finances, business and more. As an entrepreneur, Kent provides a unique perspective when he is guiding and working with high-net-worth individuals, successful business owners and C-Level executives. Kent is continually called upon by the firm’s clients to help in non-financial matters as well. His organizational and operational expertise supports entrepreneurs in many endeavors, while his straight-talking, pragmatic and common-sense approach to business gives the clients he consults peace of mind.
In addition to helping clients and serving his team at Krilogy, Kent chairs Krilogy’s Advisory Board and actively participates in the Krilogy Investment Committee. He has been instrumental in the numerous accolades earned by Krilogy, as well as personal accolades which include: Financial Times FT 300 List of the Top 300 Financial Advisors in the United States (2016, 2018); St. Louis Small Business Monthly Top 100 People to Know in Business (2014) and St. Louis Business Journal 30 Under 30.
Kent also values serving the St. Louis community. He currently serves on the board for Junior Achievement of Greater St. Louis, is a member of the St. Louis Chapter of the Young Professionals Organization (YPO) and is a board member of the Krilogy Cares Foundation.
Kent remains actively involved in his Kirkwood neighborhood, where he resides with his wife, Andra, and their three children. Kent enjoys paddle boarding, golfing, boating with his family and friends, wake surfing with his sons and reading history books.
Financial Times FT 300 List of the Top 300 Financial Advisors Information
St. Louis Small Business Monthly Top 100 People to Know in Business Information
St. Louis Business Journal 30 Under 30 Information