Kailen Kershner

“Small habits don’t add up, they compound. You don’t need to be twice as good to get twice the results. You just need to be slightly better.” – James Clear

Kailen Kershner



  • Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business: B.A. in Finance
  • Southern Methodist University Dedman College of Humanities and Sciences: Minor in Political Science

Professional Credentials

  • FINRA – Licensed Professional

Kailen is an Analyst at Intrepid, responsible for the day-to-day execution activities of middle-market M&A transactions. He joined the Los Angeles Intrepid office in May 2024, after working as an Analyst at Statesman Corporate Finance, a lower-middle market investment bank headquartered in Houston, TX. Kailen has also held roles as a Registered Representative at The Vanguard Group and as a Loan Analyst at the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Kailen grew up in Menlo Park, CA, and spends his time away from the office playing basketball, running, listening to audiobooks, and exploring the greater Los Angeles cuisine scene.