Mr. Martin Bicknell is a Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Mariner Holdings. He is a Co-Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer at Mariner Wealth Advisors. He is also an Angel Investor. He serves as Senior Advisor at Ubiquity Management. He serves on the board of directors for the KU Advancement Board for the University of Kansas Medical Center and on the MRIGlobal Board of Trustees. He is a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) and is a board member for the Civic Council of Greater Kansas City. He is also involved in supporting several organizations through his sponsorship and committee participation, including the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), KU Med Cancer Care, Youth Entrepreneurs, Global Orphan, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kansas City, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and Marillac. Marty was named in Investment Advisor's 2016 Top 25 Influential People in the investment/financial industry, the Kansas City Business Journal's Power 100 List from 2014-2019 and, under Marty's leadership, Mariner Wealth Advisors has had the privilege of being ranked in the top four Registered Independent Advisory Firms by Barron's from 2016-2019. Marty received a BS in Political Science from Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kan.