Gene L. Needles, Jr.

Chairman & CEO

Gene L. Needles, Jr. serves as chairman and CEO of Continuous Capital. He also serves as chairman and CEO of Resolute Investment Managers, the parent company of Continuous Capital, as well as in senior leadership positions with an investment adviser, mutual funds and other affiliated companies. Prior to joining the affiliated organizations in 2009, he served as president of Touchstone Investments, part of the Western & Southern Financial Group. From 1993 through 2007, Mr. Needles was with AIM Investments, progressing from regional vice president to president and CEO of AIM Distributors in 2004. In this role, he was responsible for distributing products that included mutual funds, exchange traded funds, separate accounts, variable annuities, sub-advised portfolios, collective trusts, offshore funds, retirement plans and college savings plans. In addition, he worked as a Vice President at Putnam Investments and MetLife State Street before moving to AIM. Mr. Needles received his B.A. in English from Iowa State University in 1978.