Our Team

John Kosar, CMT 

Chief Market Strategist

John is a managing principal and chief market strategist at Asbury Investment Management LLC.  He has almost 40 years of experience and insight in analyzing and forecasting global financial markets.  John spent the first half of his career on the trading floor of the Chicago futures exchanges, where he had the opportunity to learn how the US financial markets work from the inside out. This experience, early in his career, became the foundation for his unique analysis, understanding of intermarket relationships, and global perspective.  John incorporates a diverse and comprehensive blend of technical and quantitative metrics that tend to be more intuitive and forward-looking than the typical Wall Street approach.  John is a contributor to Forbes and is frequently quoted in the financial press in both the US and abroad including The Wall Street Journal, MarketWatch.com, Barron’s, Yahoo! Finance, CNBC.com, and Reuters.  He can regularly be seen on U.S. financial television including CNBC, Fox Business, and Bloomberg, and is a frequent speaker at financial seminars and events across the country presented by organizations including the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Society, the National Association of Active Investment Managers (NAAIM), the CMT (Chartered Market Technician) Association, and the American Association of Individual Investors (AAII).  During his career he has been an analyst and trader for a number of prominent firms including Shearson American Express, NatWest Markets, Greenwich Capital Markets, and Deutsche Bank.



Ken Tomko CMT, CFP, CFA   

Portfolio Manager

Ken is a managing principal and portfolio manager at Asbury Investment Management LLC. Ken founded and has been a portfolio manager at Chicagoland investment advisory T2 Asset Management since 2013. Prior to founding T2, Ken spent nearly a decade as a professional trader. He has been focused on financial markets since receiving his degree in Economics from Carnegie-Mellon University nearly 30 years ago. With rare training as a Chartered Market Technician ( CMT ), Certified Financial Planner ( CFP ) and a Chartered Financial Analyst ( CFA ) Ken brings a unique blend of skills to the construction of investment portfolios.



Jim Oswald, CFA   

Portfolio Manager

Jim has more than 25 years of professional investment management experience as a trader, portfolio manager and strategist during both up and down markets.  He has managed multi-billion dollar institutional portfolios for Wells Fargo and The United Methodist Church Pension Fund, and stock and bond strategies for individual investors.  He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and earned a B.S. in Finance from DePaul University.