Portrait of Ken Johnson

Ken Johnson

Global Research Analyst
Wells Fargo Investment Institute
Wells Fargo & Company

Ken Johnson is a global research analyst for Wells Fargo Investment Institute, a subsidiary of Wells Fargo & Company that is focused on delivering the highest quality investment expertise and advice to help investors manage risk and succeed financially. Wells Fargo Investment Institute serves clients of Wealth and Investment Management, a division of Wells Fargo comprised of Wells Fargo Private Bank, Wells Fargo Advisors, Wells Fargo Institutional Retirement, and Abbot Downing businesses, accounting for more than $1.6 trillion* in assets under administration.

Mr. Johnson is responsible for analysis of the economy, financial markets, investment strategy, and asset allocation. His work contributes to Wells Fargo Investment Institute investment strategy publications. Prior to his current role, he served as a wealth planner for the Mid-Atlantic region of Wells Fargo Private Bank where he worked with clients to develop custom wealth plans based on a thorough understanding of their personal values, assets, wealth transfer goals, and vision for their legacy. Prior to joining Wells Fargo, Mr. Johnson worked as an investment accounting analyst for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan.

Mr. Johnson earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, and is currently a Level III candidate in the CFA® Program. He is located in Charlotte, North Carolina.

*As of Sept. 30, 2016
Wells Fargo Investment Institute, Inc. (WFII) is a registered investment adviser and wholly-owned subsidiary of Wells Fargo & Company and provides investment advice to Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Wells Fargo Advisors, and other Wells Fargo affiliates. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. is a bank affiliate of Wells Fargo & Company. Wealth and Investment Management is a division of Wells Fargo & Company. Wells Fargo Private Bank provides products and services through Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. and its various affiliates and subsidiaries. Abbot Downing provides products and services through Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. and its various affiliates and subsidiaries.

Brokerage products and services are offered through Wells Fargo Advisors. Wells Fargo Advisors is a trade name used by Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC (WFCS) and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC, Members SIPC, separate registered broker-dealers and non-bank affiliates of Wells Fargo & Company.

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