Benjamin T. Richardson, CFA
Ben Richardson

Ben is a partner and portfolio manager for The Boston Family Office. He joined the firm in 2004 and serves as the Chief Investment Officer.

Ben attended Connecticut College, where he was a member of the varsity lacrosse and sailing teams and was a member of the varsity sailing team at Harvard College where he graduated with an AB in Economics in 1997.

For seven years after college, Ben trained as a full-time Olympic hopeful in sailing and was a member of the US Sailing Team. He is a world and national champion and finished in the top-5 in several other world championships, the Olympic Trials, and the Pan-American Games.

Ben has served on the Board of Directors of US Sailing, chairing the Olympic Sailing Committee for the Rio Olympic quadrennium, as well as the Board of Trustees of Waring School where he chaired the Finance Committee. He also spent several years as the Treasurer of the North American Laser Class.

Ben and his wife Courtney live in his hometown of Gloucester with their son and two golden retrievers. He continues to compete with some success, although the name of one of his boats is Has Ben.

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