Bob Lord – Chief Operating Officer

Bob Lord is the Chief Operating Officer at Spire Investment Partners, LLC. He is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the firm, as well as management of the key relationships with all the affiliated wealth management practices, wholesalers and vendors.

Bob is an accomplished financial service professional with over 20 years of experience in financial planning and operations. His industry experience is focused in investment management, information technology and consulting. Prior to joining Spire, he worked for 15 years at a large Registered Investment Advisor with $3.0B in assets as their Director of Operations and Planning. In that capacity, he was responsible for developing and nurturing relationships at all levels of the firm including clients, key vendors, custodians as well as the management committee. He led the firm’s operations, compliance, performance and client service functions.

Bob was born in Washington D.C. and raised in Reston, Virginia. He graduated from the University of Virginia where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Bob also earned his Masters of Business Administration from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.

Bob lives in Ashburn, Virginia, with his wife and four children.