Jon Knopke is an Executive Director-Investor Relations at Manhattan West where he is responsible for developing and growing partnerships with prospective and current investors across the landscape of alternative investments. Mr. Knopke has a particular focus on building strategic relationships with high-net-worth individuals and family offices where he leverages his sales and entrepreneurial experience.
Mr. Knopke began his career in sales and management where he led growth initiatives working to expand Equinox across the midwestern United States. An ambitious entrepreneur, he helped launch a fitness-based startup that grew exponentially prior to the Covid crisis. After years driving corporate growth strategies through different stages of their evolution, Mr. Knopke transitioned to a role leading investments on behalf of a family office.
Mr. Knopke attended Indiana University and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Rockhurst University in Kansas City. A mid-west native, he currently resides in Manhattan Beach, California with his wife, two children and French Bulldog, Arlo. In his free time, he enjoys reading, travel, fitness, and cooking.