Karina rejoined Affinity Investment Advisors, LLC as Administrative Manager in July 2011. She brings more than 15 years of comprehensive administrative and operational support to C-suite executives of private and publicly-held companies. In this role, Karina is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the firm as well as the marketing, human resources, and administrative support functions for the team.
Previously she was with Edwards Lifesciences where she coordinated the annual shareholder meeting, investor relations conference, and global finance conference in addition to handling day-to-day responsibilities of the CFO’s office. Prior to that she worked at Cerberus Capital Management’s Orange County Office and was responsible for the office expansion.
Karina was originally hired by the Affinity team in 2007 shortly after the acquisition by Morgan Stanley Investment Management and was responsible for transitioning the team to the corporate standards and procedures and served as the corporate liaison on all administrative issues.
After hours, you’ll find Karina training at the gym or outdoors, supporting her family’s sporting activities and going to concerts and traveling with her daughter.