Tina Byles Williams
Founder & Chair
Tina Byles Williams founded Xponance in 1996 as the FIS Group, and serves as its CEO.. She is the Chief Investment Strategist and Portfolio Manager for the firm’s global equities product. As Chief Investment Officer, she chairs the firm’s Investment Committee, overseeing all investment strategy, manager search and disposition decisions. Ms. Byles Williams is widely regarded as a trailblazer in the field of identifying and investing with talented entrepreneurial investment management firms, many of which are minority and women-owned. Prior to founding Xponance, Ms. Byles Williams was a principal and senior consultant with the investment consulting firm WHP, Inc., and CIO of City of Philadelphia.
Ms. Byles Williams completed her undergraduate work at New York University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude and earned her Master’s degree in Public Policy with an emphasis in Finance from Harvard University.