Bill Van Nortwick

Bill Van Nortwick

Vice President, Wealth Advisor

About Bill

Bill Van Nortwick is a vice president and wealth advisor with William Blair. He works with high-net-worth individuals who need assistance managing their wealth as well as small institutions to which he provides William Blair research coverage. He has more than 30 years of experience in the investment industry. Bill began his career with Alex Brown in Baltimore before moving to San Francisco. He returned home to Chicago in 1988 with Bear Stearns and later Alex Brown before joining William Blair in 2004.

A graduate of Johns Hopkins University, Bill received his M.B.A. from Loyola University Maryland. He is active in his local community and is a sports car enthusiast, avid reader, and master swimmer. He and his wife live in Geneva and have two grown sons.


About William Blair

William Blair is a premier global boutique with expertise in investment banking, investment management, and private wealth management. We provide advisory services, strategies, and solutions to meet our clients’ evolving needs. As an independent and employee-owned firm, together with our strategic partners, we operate in more than 20 offices worldwide.*

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