Kathryn Kohler

Kathy Kohler is a Lumentus Senior Partner. She is a passionate leader and strategist who partners with the firm’s clients to develop and convert organizational visions into powerful brands and stellar reputations.

Recognized as an expert brand and marketing strategist, she earned that distinction through her work in high-impact roles where she has influenced major transformation initiatives, advanced growth strategies and created numerous brand and integrated marketing programs. Throughout her career, she has worked with many of the world’s leading companies, including Bank of America, Verizon, American Express, Goldman Sachs, Blackstone, Lazard, JP Morgan Chase, Cigna, and a host of professional services organizations.

She began her career as a metals trader specializing in copper and aluminum arbitrage for a London-based firm and was named one of the Top 10 Female Copper Traders in the world.

Kathy later moved into institutional investment advisory and marketing roles inside major firms where her brand development expertise was honed and her love for strategic consulting bourgeoned. Her depth of experience and knowledge in the financial services sector is an asset to Lumentus clients.

Kathy studied business management at The London School of Economics and earned a BA from Iona College in New York. A talented speaker, she has addressed such organizations as ICI, AIMSE and PAICR on the value of building powerful brands. Throughout her career she has held FINRA licenses including Series 24 Registered Principal, Series 7, Series 65, Series 63 and Series 3. When not working, Kathy enjoys being outdoors with her family, sailing and playing tennis.