Ted Kim is a partner and Director of Investments at Brandes Investment Partners LP, a global investment advisory firm based in San Diego. He is one of the team leaders responsible for the firm’s research efforts in the Investments Group. He is also a member of the Global Large Cap Investment Committee at Brandes. He is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering and a master's degree in system design and management. Ted also received an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is currently a volunteer member of the Parker’s Finance Committee. Ted and his wife, Kathie, moved to San Diego in 2000. Their three children are current Parker students: Jenna, Class of 2022, Samantha, Class of 2024, and Nicholas, Class of 2026.