After graduating from Harvard University with a degree in government, Li-Wen Kang entered the world of business. After working as the associate director of the Macquarie Bank and a vice president for Legg Mason, Kang joined Merrill Lynch as a financial advisor in 2011. Kang is also an active member of the Baltimore community, serving on the board of BSA and Shriver Hall Concert Series.
Name: Li-Wen Kang
Class Year: 1988
Current Gig: Senior Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch
Best Lesson Learned at BSA: Perserverance.
Most Awkward BSA Moment: Too many to count, since I didn’t fully understand everything happening until the end of sophomore year.
Funniest BSA Memory: Trying to argue my way out of taking Mr. Tabegna’s French class with Joe Antenson. Afterall, English IS my second language.
Proudest Moment: My wife and our boys.