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We are very pleased to announce the addition of Mr. WM. Eric Kaehr, CFP® and Ms. Erica Gaffey to the Persimmon Capital Management, LP team.

Mr. Kaehr joined in January of 2017 and is principally responsible for managing the complex needs of high net worth individuals and families, foundations and endowments while developing new clients for the firm. He began his career advising clients with Column Capital Group of Indianapolis, Indiana, where he oversaw the investment management process in partnership with the firm’s founder in order to serve the changing investment needs of wealthy families. Before combining his focus with PCM, Mr. Kaehr spent 6 years as a Vice President of Northern Trust Company and in 2015, left Northern Trust to join Sage Private Wealth Group, which led him to the exciting opportunity to join Persimmon Capital Management in January of this year.

Throughout his career, Eric has worked tirelessly to meet the ever-changing demands of both high net worth and ultra-high net worth individuals and families.  He has extensive experience managing the capital and affairs of those with intricate financial lives that require nimble wealth advice.  During his career, Eric has utilized a specialized advisory approach that seeks to deliver an encompassing range of family office services to his clients, with a concentration on wealth transfer, tax planning and holistic investment management.  Eric earned his Bachelors of Science Degree from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management through a dual degree program in both Business and Financial Management & Planning.  Mr. Kaehr also holds the Certified Financial Planner™ certification (CFP®).

Ms. Gaffey joined the Persimmon Capital Management team as an Associate, Client Services in February 2017.  In this role she works closely with the partners and staff, assisting in the administrative and operational support for all aspects of the firm.  Prior to joining Persimmon, Erica was a Client Associate for an advisory team at Merrill Lynch and previously worked for APG, an investment advisory firm specializing in retirement planning.  Erica is a graduate of Wilkes University with a B.A. in International Politics.

Please say hello to Eric & Erica next time you call in or visit the office.