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Chris P. Casey, CFA, CPA
B.A. Economics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Combining a degree in economics from the University of Illinois with a specialty in the Austrian school of economics, Mr. Casey advises clients on their investment portfolios to maximize their returns and minimize risk in today's world of significant government intervention.
Mr. Casey has served as a trusted advisor to a diverse range of business owners, advising them on financial issues impacting their companies and their personal wealth. Throughout his career as a Director with the national financial services firm Stout Risius Ross, he advised business owners from a variety of industries on the risk and return profile of their equity interests. In addition, Mr. Casey advised high net worth individuals and families related to their financial, tax and estate planning. At his previous firm, he was also in charge of marketing Private Client Services on a nationwide basis. Previously, Mr. Casey worked as an accountant with Miller Cooper.
Chris has been a frequent speaker before a number of organizations and conferences, including USA Watchdog, GoldMoney, Freedom Fest, and various bar associations and radio shows. His writings have appeared in a variety of publications and websites including The Ludwig von Mises Institute, Zero Hedge, Family Business, Casey Research, and Laissez Faire Books. He is a board member of the Economics Development Council with the University of Illinois, a Policy Advisor for The Heartland Institute's Center on Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate, and aChartered Financial Analyst charterholder (CFA®). Chris enjoys cycling, cooking, reading, writing, and spending time with his children. Chris resides in Elmhurst, Illinois.