Neal Seltzer

Managing Director, Wealth Advisor

About Neal

Neal Seltzer began his long-term career at William Blair in institutional sales after eight years with similar responsibilities at Lehman Brothers and two years in private investor sales at Dean Witter & Company. He started the Options Department at William Blair in 1974, which he managed for ten years. Concurrently, he served as coordinator of market strategy and wrote the firm’s semi-monthly Technical Market Letter. In 1984, Neal transitioned his skills to that of a portfolio manager, serving high-net-worth individuals and families. From 1987 to 1994, Neal managed the firm’s only mutual fund. He is currently a director of the Scholarship and Guidance Foundation.

Industry experience since 1962

  • Lehman Brothers
  • Dean Witter & Company
  • Joined William Blair in 1972


Colgate University, B.A., History
Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School of Management, M.B.A.

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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