Brian Singer, CFA, Partner
HEAD OF THE DYNAMIC ALLOCATION STRATEGIES TEAM, PORTFOLIO MANAGER
Brian Singer is the head of the Dynamic Allocation Strategies team and also serves as a portfolio manager. Before joining William Blair in 2011, he was the head of investment strategies at Singer Partners, LLC. Previously, Brian was the head of global investment solutions and the Americas chief investment officer for UBS Global Asset Management, where he was a member of the UBS Group managing board and global asset management executive committee. Brian formerly served as a board member and chair of the CFA Institute board of governors. He is a member of the CFA Society of Chicago and a member of the CFA Institute Research Foundation Board of Regents. He serves on the endowment investment committee for Exeter College at Oxford University and is the chairman of the “Free to Choose Network,” which is inspired by the ideas of economist Milton Friedman. Brian also serves as a member of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago Foundation’s board. Brian has written extensively on global portfolio, currency, and performance issues and co‐wrote the seminal Determinants of Portfolio Performance II: An Update with Gary Brinson and Gilbert Beebower. In 2009 Brian was the lead author of Investment Leadership and Portfolio Management, Wiley Publishing. Education: B.A., economics, Northwestern University; M.B.A., University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business.