Robert C. Fix joined the Private Wealth Management group at
William Blair & Company in 1970 and became a partner of the
firm in 1977. When Bob joined William Blair, the firm already had
distinguished itself as a leader in growth company investing. Over forty
years later, it continues to find and finance companies that it believes
have the potential for long-term growth. William Blair’s unwavering
commitment to its investment philosophy has created significant
opportunities for both its issuers and clients.
Bob uses the strength and the vast resources of William Blair to help
his clients preserve and build their wealth. His general equity
investment philosophy has developed with a bias towards aggressive
growth and capital gains objectives. He looks for companies across
various business sectors and diverse market capitalization with sound
management teams and solid business models that have the potential
for strong, long-term growth and superior returns. Firm in his belief
that William Blair’s core competency provides solid and proven
investment opportunities, Bob uses the firm’s proprietary research
to construct high-quality portfolios customized to suit his clients’
individual financial objectives.
Bob has dedicated his entire career to William Blair and his clients.
With decades of experience, he brings a wealth of industry knowledge,
continuity, and accountability, traits increasingly valuable to client
relationships in this complex environment. To this day, Bob works
with some of the original clients he brought to William Blair in
1970, a testament to the depth of his investment experience and his
commitment to client service.
Professional Recognition and Awards
Barron's Top State-by-State Advisors in America 20191
1 The ranking reflects the volume of assets overseen by the advisors and their teams, revenues generated for the firms and the quality of the advisors’ practices.