Prior to KT Capital Partners, Mr. Konrad was a Managing Director of AllenKonrad Private Equity Management. Mr. Konrad is also the President & CEO of Alterna Capital, Alterna Wealth Management, and Executive Vice President for Alterna Capital Funding. He graduated with a degree in Consumer Studies - Business from Syracuse University, and began his career in the financial services industry during his career in the NFL.
Mr. Konrad is a gubernatorial appointee to the Florida State Board of Administration - Investment Advisory Council. The term began on August 30, 2007 and ends on August 30, 2011. The State Board of Administration, a constitutional entity of Florida state government, manages 30 investment funds, comprising over $184 billion in assets under management. The Florida Retirement System (FRS) Pension Plan is the fourth largest public retirement plan in the U.S. and comprises roughly three-quarters of total assets under SBA management. The Investment Council (IAC) provides independent oversight of SBA's funds and major investments responsibilities, ranging from the Florida Retirement System programs to the Lawton Chiles Endowment Fund.
While in the NFL, Mr. Konrad served as a long time elected representative for the Miami Dolphins for the NFLPA, the parent entity to the NFLPA Financial Advisor Program. He has been featured in numerous publications including Registered Rep, Miami Herald, Sports Illustrated, South Florida CEO, and Investment News among others, for his work in the industry. Mr. Konrad has also successfully passed several securities industry qualifying examinations such as the FINRA Series 7, 24, 53, and 66.