Alexander B. Miles
Mr. Miles is a Co-Founding Partner of Kingfisher Capital, an independent money management and family office services firm with a global vision. Mr. Miles directs firm strategy and serves as Chief Investment Officer, overseeing the firm’s Investment Committee. Since 2003, Mr. Miles has also served as Portfolio Manager for the firm’s flagship investment strategies and alternative investment funds.
As a thought and practice leader, Mr. Miles has developed Kingfisher’s unique family office approach to integrate the best available resources to help both family and corporate clients formulate and achieve security, lifestyle and legacy goals. He also oversees the delivery of the firm’s global investment solutions to high net worth individuals, retirement plans, foundations and bank and brokerage advisory platforms.
Prior to founding Kingfisher, Mr. Miles’ investment career spanned WealthTrust Advisors, the Myers Limited Partnerships, and Lehman Brothers in New York. After graduating from The Hotchkiss School in 1991, Mr. Miles attended Colgate University where he played Varsity baseball. He earned an English degree from Emory University in 1996 before spending three years working for the PGA Tour. Mr. Miles received his Master of Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Mr. Miles has been a frequent contributor to financial news organizations including Reuters, Fox Business, The Business Journal, Financial Advisor Magazine, The Wall Street Transcript and The Charlotte Observer. He has also been a presenter and guest at industry leading conferences including the Milken Institute Summit in London, the Global Water Intelligence Conference in Rome, The Shell Innovation Forum in Houston and many others. Mr. Miles is committed to supporting civic and cultural venues in our community and has served as Board Officer, Coach, Volunteer, at many organizations including The Charlotte Latin School, Dilworth Little League, the Rosedale Foundation, and Envision Charlotte, a unique public-private collaboration that provides a global model of environmental sustainability for measurable economic results. Mr. Miles lives in Charlotte with his wife Ulrike, who serves on the Boards of Directors for The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra and The McColl Museum for Art and Innovation.