Christopher Glass is a managing director and wealth advisor in the Private Wealth Management group
at William Blair & Company. He joined the firm after more than
20 years of experience in the financial industry. As a former member of the
Chicago Mercantile Exchange, he managed a futures/options portfolio that
concentrated on foreign exchange and index markets. With a focus on company
fundamentals supplemented by technical analysis of the financial markets,
Chris brings unique insight and an experienced perspective to investing.
This in-depth understanding of the markets, combined with a disciplined work
ethic, distinguishes Chris in the investment arena.
Chris approaches each client relationship with a thorough understanding of
his client’s individual needs and current financial holdings. He then uses
William Blair’s proprietary research, external research resources, and the
firm’s full array of investment products to build and develop a customized
individual plan for his clients. With the ultimate goal of helping his clients
achieve their financial objectives, Chris prides himself on delivering
exceptional client service.
Chris is on the board of directors of American Louver Company, a lighting
manufacturing business in Skokie, Illinois. Chris, a lifelong Chicago resident,
lives on the North Shore with his wife, Beth, and their two young sons. He also
serves on a local scholarship committee and is an avid golfer.