Jeannine Vanian

Jeannine Vanian

Formal First Name

Jeannine Vanian has been Chief Operating Officer of Kayne Anderson Rudnick, a boutique investment advisory firm for institutional, broker-dealer and high-net-worth clients. In her role, Jeannine is in charge of operations, trading, marketing accounting, client services and human resources. She is also part of a three-person executive management committee that reports to the parent company's chief executive. Throughout her career, Jeannine has helped assemble a team unlike many in her industry. She manages a well-rounded team of 22 languages represented by the company's 92 employees. Starting as an assistant, Jeannine climbed the rungs to portfolio administrator, director of portfolio administration and managing director.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Starting out as a temp worker for the Pilgrim Group, Allan Rudnick brought Jeannine with him when left for KAR in 1984.

  • Jeannine received a business and executive management degree from the American University in Cairo.