Matthew Kennedy, CFA®
Senior Portfolio Manager
Head of Corporate Credit

Mr. Kennedy is a Senior Portfolio Manager at Angel Oak Capital Advisors and serves as a Portfolio Manager of the Angel Oak High Yield Opportunities Fund. 

Prior to Angel Oak Capital, Mr. Kennedy was the Director of Rainier Investment Management’s fixed-income management team, and served as a portfolio manager and analyst. Previously, he was a senior analyst and made investment recommendations for investment grade, high yield and private placement portfolios at GE Financial Assurance in Seattle, where he began his investment career in 1995. From 1991 to 1994, Mr. Kennedy was a CPA and auditor with Deloitte & Touche in Seattle.

Mr. Kennedy received his B.A. in Business Administration, with specializations in Finance and Accounting from Washington State University. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) designation and is a member of the CFA® Institute and the Seattle Society of Financial Analysts.