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Ken Langston

Director of Development

About Ken

Ken Langston the director of development for William Blair’s Private Wealth Management. In that role, Mr. Langston is responsible for the growth, development, recruitment, and supervision of the private wealth teams that serve the investment needs of high-net-worth families.

Mr. Langston started his career in the wealth management industry in 1993 as a financial advisor with Merrill Lynch. In 2000, he joined Smith Barney as a financial advisor and continued in that role through the merger with Morgan Stanley. In 2007, he transitioned to management and managed branches in Illinois, Indiana, and Washington, D.C. during his tenure with Morgan Stanley. He most recently served as the executive director of the Washington, D.C. – K Street location.

Mr. Langston is a 1993 graduate of Butler University. He is active in coaching youth sports. He lives in Wilmette, Illinois, with his wife and four children.

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.*

*Includes strategic partnerships with Allier Capital, BDA Partners, and Poalim Capital Markets.

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