William D. Forsyth, CFA
President and Founder

BS, University of Illinois
MBA, University of Chicago

Bill Forsyth earned a Bachelor’s degree (Summa Cum Laude, Bronze Tablet) in finance from the University of Illinois and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He received his chartered financial analyst designation in 1991. Prior to Frontier Partners, Bill worked at Brinson Partners from 1987 to 1993 as a Partner and Portfolio Manager involved in business development and client service.

Bill is the Chair of the Board of Directors of the University of Illinois Alumni Association and is a member of the University of Illinois Foundation. Bill served as Director on the Board of Directors of Horizons for Youth, which helps children from low-resource areas of Chicago achieve success in school and life.  He also serves as a Board Member of Mobile C.A.R.E. Foundation, an initiative focused on providing asthma care to underserved members of the Chicago community. He is a past board member of Tutoring Chicago. He is a Founder and Director of the New Frontiers Foundation, which serves underprivileged youths in the Chicago area.