John A. Hyman, MBA, CIMA®

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Hyman has over 30 years of experience in developing and leading sophisticated high net worth investment advisory businesses. Mr. Hyman is responsible for managing the company’s day-to-day operations.  Mr. Hyman is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee and he chairs the firm’s Compliance Committee.

Prior to joining Algonquin in 2010, Mr. Hyman was a Senior Managing Director for J.P. Morgan Securities and its predecessor firm Bear Stearns & Co., Inc.  He served on J.P. Morgan’s Global Wealth Management’s Investment Leadership Team, Investment Review and New Products Committees.  He was a member of the Bear Stearns Private Client Services Executive, Risk, Ethics, Best Execution, Valuation and Proxy Committees.  Prior to the merger of Bear Stearns and J.P. Morgan he had overall responsibility for the firm’s investment advisory business, where he managed the group’s product, due diligence and operations teams and chairing the Due Diligence, Research, Performance Measurement and Portfolio Manager Review Committees. He was a member of the Advisory Services Asset Allocation Committee as well as the Private Client Services Executive, New Products, Recruiting and Hiring Committees.  Prior to joining Bear Stearns in 2003, he was a Managing Director at Oppenheimer & Co., Inc. where he led the firm’s Asset Management Group. Previously he worked in the investment management consulting groups at Smith Barney, Harris Upham & Co. and Drexel Burnham Lambert.

Mr. Hyman formerly co-Chaired the Investment Committee for the Foundation for Jewish Culture and was a member of the organization's Board of Directors and Executive Committee.  He is a past Harris Center Fellow at Franklin & Marshall College.  Mr. Hyman, a graduate of Franklin & Marshall College, received his MBA from the College of William & Mary. He is a Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®) (for more information regarding the CIMA® certification, please click here) and a member of the Investments & Wealth Institute (formerly known as IMCA). He holds FINRA Series 65 licenses and previously held the FINRA Series 3, 7, 24 and 63 licenses.


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