Gripman Investment Advisors

752 High Street

Worthington, Ohio 43085

Phone: +1.844.GRIPMAN


Account Login

​Brokerage Services offered by Shareholder Services Group
Clearing and Custody of Client Assets through Pershing/BNY Mellon 
Advisory services are offered through Gripman lnvestment Advisors, LLC

Products and service are only offered only to United States citizens and residents in states where we are registered and/or licensed. Any information on this website is intended solely for such persons. Please check with us for availability in your state.

Schedule an Appointment

Tim Bond                          Co-founder/Portfolio Manager

Gripman Team

Kelly Spyra                   Chief Marketing Officer

Brian Bookheimer       Co-founder, COO & Compliance Officer

​​Tim is a founding partner and the Chief Executive Officer and Portfolio Manager for Gripman Investment Advisors.  

  • 20+ year track record in asset management
  • Portfolio manager for Gripman’s equity and fixed income portfolios
  • Architect of Gripman’s quantitative investment framework
  • Well-versed in all credit sectors (industrial, utility, financial, structured, high grade, high yield and distressed investments) from his work prior to Gripman as an investment professional at J.P. Morgan for one of their largest and most successful flagship funds for 10 years as well as at insurance asset manager Conseco
  • Began his career in commodities trading at Midwestern Energy Trading ACES Power Marketing
  • FINRA Series 6,65
  • MBA in Finance, Indiana University
  • BS, Purdue University

Brian is a founding partner and the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer for Gripman Investment Advisors.  

  • Oversees all back office, compliance, accounting and operations for Gripman
  • 25 year veteran of J.P. Morgan
  • Key roles during his career at J.P. Morgan include:

              - Chief Financial Officer for Banc One Financial Card Services

              - Global Planning and Analysis Manager for J.P. Morgan Asset Management’s Global Investment                                                    Management Technology and Operations

              - Business Management and Reporting Manager for J.P. Morgan’s Global Financial Crimes Corporate
​                Compliance Anti-Money Laundering /Investigations division

  • ​FINRA Series 6, 26 and 63
  • MBA in Finance, Indiana University
  • BS, Ohio State University

About Us

In 2015, Gripman Investment Advisors was founded by Tim Bond and Brian Bookheimer.  After long and successful careers at J.P. Morgan, Tim and Brian wished to create a specialized investment firm with the highest levels of professionalism and integrity and senior-level attention to clients and relationships.

Kelly is the newest member of the Gripman team and Chief Marketing Officer

  • Oversees Gripman’s marketing efforts and business development
  • 15+ years of Marketing and Marketing Research experience
  • MBA, Franklin University
  • BS in Economics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, ​concentrations in Accounting and Marketing