Bob Benson is a principal leader of the manager research and selection process for GuideStone Capital Management, LLC, including our ongoing monitoring and due diligence. Mr. Benson also maintains primary responsibility for fund construction within both the equity and fixed income strategies of GuideStone Funds.
Before coming to GuideStone in June 2015, Mr. Benson served as the chief investment officer for Laird Norton Wealth Management in Seattle, Washington. He was responsible for creating and communicating investment strategies, as well as manager selection. Mr. Benson also has previous experience as a senior consultant for the U.S. Consulting Group of Russell Investments, where he advised large institutional clients on investment policy and strategy.
Mr. Benson holds a Bachelor of Science in Physiology from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University. He is a CFA® charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of Dallas-Fort Worth.