Mr. Kunal Kapoor, CFA MBA, is a Chief Executive Officer at Morningstar Investment Management LLC, a Chief Executive Officer at Morningstar, Inc., a Chief Executive Officer & Director at Morningstar, Inc., a Member at CFA Society of Chicago, a Member at Investment Analysts Society of Chicago and a President at Morningstar Commodity Data, Inc.
He is on the Board of Directors at Morningstar, Inc., Morningstar, Inc. and The Nature Conservancy in Illinois. Before assuming his current role in 2017, he served as president, responsible for product development and innovation, sales and marketing, and driving strategic prioritization across the firm.
Since joining Morningstar in 1997 as a data analyst, Mr. Kapoor has held a variety of roles at the firm, including leadership positions in research and innovation.
He served as director of mutual fund research and was part of the team that launched Morningstar Investment Services, Inc., before moving on to other roles including director of business strategy for international operations, and later, president and chief investment officer of Morningstar Investment Services. During his tenure, he has also led Morningstar.com® and the firm’s data business as well as its global products and client solutions group.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and environmental policy from Monmouth College and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation, is a member of the CFA Society of Chicago.