Ken joined Veterinary Care Group (VCG) on August 1st, 2018 in the position of Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining VCG, Ken was the Chief Financial Officer of Convene starting in August 2013, helping to oversee the rapid growth and buildout of that organization. Under his stewardship, Convene expanded from three locations to 18 locations and from less than 100 employees to close to 500 employees. He conducted several debt and equity raises that allowed for Convenes rapid growth and over 20X increase in enterprise value.
Prior to joining Convene, Ken was the Chief Financial Officer of the Chefs Warehouse. During his tenure there, beginning in the summer of 2007, the Chefs Warehouse performed many acquisitions, a leverage buyout allowing for the consolidation of ownership and an initial public offering. Leading up to his role as a Chief Financial Officer, Ken held VP and Controllership positions at Credit Suisse, United Rentals and Sempra Energy Trading. Ken began his career in 1991 with Arthur Andersen where he attained his CPA.