Marty is a Managing Director of Icon Wealth Partners. Previously, he was President and CEO at Kerns Capital Management. Bringing 15 years of experience as a Wealth Advisor to the firm, Marty excels in coordinating the wealth and investment management process for you. He will help you identify your goals and then work with you to implement a series of strategies that will help you realize your vision in the future.
Marty earned a bachelor’s degree in Finance from The University of Texas and a law degree from South Texas College of Law. After practicing law for fifteen years, Marty joined his father at Kerns Capital in 2007 to pursue his original passion for the capital markets and money management, eventually acquiring the firm in 2012. As an investment manager, Kerns Capital won back-to-back Lipper Fund Awards in 2018 and 2019.
Outside of the firm, Marty has served as a member of the Guggenheim Rydex Dynamic Advisory Board and as a board member of the National Association of Active Investment Managers. He has also volunteered his time as a little league coach and as commissioner of Houston’s Spring Branch Memorial Sports Association.
Marty and his wife, Cari, live in Houston and have two children.