Our Investment Team

The Team at Rhino Investment Partners has 60 years of combined investment experience. 

John K. Schneider, CFA
President and Chief Investment Officer

February 2005  – Present: Rhino Investment Partners/JS Asset Management, President and Chief Investment Officer
April 1999 – February 2005: PIMCO Equity Advisors, Managing Director & Senior Portfolio Manager
November 1996 – March 1999: Schneider Capital Management, Principal & Senior Vice President
October 1991 – October 1996: Newbold’s Asset Management, Director of Research
January 1991 – October 1991: DuPont Pension, Analyst
July 1986 – January 1991: Wilmington Capital Managment, Partner
Lehigh University, BS – Summa Cum Laude – Finance

James B. Bell III, CFA
Senior Research Analyst

March 2015 – Present: Rhino Investment Partners, Senior Research Analyst
April 2009 – March 2015: RJE Capital, Principal
January 2001 – April 2009: Liberty Ridge Capital, Portfolio Manager/Equity Research Analyst
September 1994 – January 2001: First National Bank of Maryland, Vice President, Corporate Banking
1994: University of Virginia, BS McIntire School of Commerce – Finance

Steven Dorfman
Chief Operating Officer

2023 – Present: Rhino Investment Partners, Chief Operating Officer
2022: Sphera Healthcare US, Inc., Chief Operating Officer/Chief Compliance Officer
2020-2021: PGIM Fixed Income, Director of Product Management
2019: PointState Capital, Director of Operations
¬2012-2018: JANA Partners, Director of Operations
2010-2011: Karsch Capital Management, Operations Manager/Controller
2003-2010: GSC Group, Vice President, Equity & Distressed Investing Group
2001-2002: Ernst & Young LLP, Senior Associate, Structured Finance Group
2001: Lehigh University, BS – Finance & Accounting

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