Richard C. Wilson, Founder & CEO, Family Office Group
Richard C. Wilson founded the Family Offices Group and is CEO of Richard Wilson Capital Partners, LLC where he works with family offices daily. He has worked with family offices and capital raising for over 7 years and has provided consulting advice and services to over 1,600 firms during that time. Richard is a bestselling author of The Hedge Fund Book: A Training Manual for Professionals & Capital-Raising Executives and The Family Office Book: Investing Capital for the Ultra-Affluent (Wiley Finance Series).
Richard has spoken over 50 times in 15+ countries around the world, and these travels and resulting relationships have led him to share stages with prime ministers, dinner with a prince, and a wedding ceremony for a royal family in Europe. He recently chaired a full-day 300 person conference in Zurich and acted as Opening Day Chairman for GAIM International, the family office industry’s largest and oldest conference in Monaco. Richard has a Bachelors of Business Administration from Oregon State University, an M.B.A. in Marketing from the University of Portland, and he has completed masters level research and coursework on the psychology of influence at Harvard University within their ALM department.