Mr. Charles K. Bobrinskoy is Vice Chairman, Head of Investment Group & Portfolio Manager at Ariel Investments LLC, a Member at Economic Club of Chicago and Member-Library Board at Duke University.
He is on the Board of Directors at InnerWorkings, Inc., Juvenile Protective Association, La Rabida Children's Foundation, The Big Shoulders Fund and The Museum of Science & Industry.
He is also Portfolio Manager of Ariel Investments.
He oversees Ariel's domestic investment team.
He also manages firm's focused value strategy-an all-cap, concentrated portfolio of U.S. stocks.
Prior to joining Ariel in 2004, Mr. Bobrinskoy spent 21 years as an investment banker at Salomon Brothers and its successor company Citigroup, where he rose to managing director and head of North American investment banking branch offices.
He actively serves the Chicago community, sitting on the corporate board of InnerWorkings, Inc., a publicly traded marketing execution services company, as well as the boards of the Museum of Science and Industry, La Rabida Children's Foundation, the Big Shoulders Fund and the Chicago Club.
He graduated with an AB in economics from Duke University and earned an MBA from the University of Chicago.