Mason Ford, CFA

...grew up in Miami, Florida. He graduated from Harvard University magna cum laude in Economics in 1993. He then joined Salomon Brothers in New York City as a financial analyst in the Equity Capital Markets group. He trekked out to California in 1995 to attend Stanford Business School. Upon graduation, he spent three years as a research analyst and portfolio manager at WHV, a San Francisco-based investment counselor. Having earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, Mason joined the firm in 2001 and is a partner.