Mr. Burns has over 35 years of experience in the corporate finance and investment management industries. Before co-founding Hamilton Point, he served as Chief Investment Officer of Strategic Investment Advisors, Inc., a firm managing over $500 Million in assets. Previously he was an investment banker providing merger, acquisition, and public offering services to corporations located in the Southeast. He writes an Investment Newsletter known for its independent, prescient view of market conditions.
Mr. Burns serves on both the Alumni Council and Town Gown Fund of Hamilton College. He volunteers locally with Habitat For Humanity through their CEO Build program and is a member of Habitat’s finance committee. He is a member of the East Chapel Hill Rotary as well as a member of the Entrepreneurs for Durham Nativity School group. Previously, he served on the boards of a Hospice, The United Way, and E.C.R. International.
- A.B. Economics
Hamilton College, 1978
Clinton, New York
- Strategic Investment Advisors, Inc.
- Wheat First Securities
- Wachovia Bank
- Irving Trust Co.