Mr. Clemens brings several decades of experience to help individuals, families, and organizations align wealth with life while presiding over Hawk100, a Dublin, Ohio based independent registered investment adviser.
Competent. Mr. Clemens exemplifies competence having held principal, executive and management roles for multiple investment advisers, mutual funds, and financial service firms since beginning his career in public accountancy.
Mr. Clemens has spoken to global audiences on matters of finance, wealth management, and leadership. Richard has held appointments as CFA Institute Presidents Council Representative, President and Board Chair of CFA Society of Columbus, and senior and adjunct faculty for graduate level programs. He has won awards for teaching excellence, professional leadership, and community benevolence.
Mr. Clemens holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter and a license in Ohio as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP), Investment Adviser Representative, and Life and Health Insurance Agent. He maintains membership with CFA Institute, CFA Society of Columbus, AICPA Personal Financial Planning Section, and Ohio Society of CPAs. Richard received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting earning University Honors from The Ohio State University.
Careful. Mr. Clemens adheres to the highest standards of ethics and professional conduct in the investment profession. As a CFA Charterholder and active CPA, Richard commits to act with a fiduciary standard of care, placing client Members’ interests first, maintaining independence and objectivity, exercising diligence and thoroughness, and serving with integrity and honesty.
Charitable. Mr. Clemens makes a lifetime commitment to charity in service to his profession and community. He has been among the foremost volunteer leaders for the global and local investment professions. Richard founded Clemens Cancer Challenge, a charitable fund that for many years advanced treatment options for cancer patients and their families. Through Dublin Chamber of Commerce and St. Brigid of Kildare, Mr. Clemens serves as an ambassador and financial steward for local organizations.
The Clemens family resides in Dublin, Ohio.
Firm Brochure and Supplement. Pursuant to federal and state regulations, Hawk100 has prepared and filed Form ADV investment adviser registration and its firm brochure with accompanying supplement containing background information for each Hawk100 advisor. To request the firm brochure and supplement, please contact Hawk100.