John M. Williams, CFP®

Manager, Finance

Boston, MA
Focus Areas

Business Intelligence & Analytics
Data Presentation

John is the Manager of Billing & Internal Audit for The Colony Group, having joined the firm after serving as the Investment Operations Manager for Mintz Levin Financial Advisors. He works with and supervises a team of portfolio administrators responsible for maintaining client portfolios, establishing new accounts, transferring assets, processing trades, reporting quarterly performance, and administering various other client service requests and firm-wide operational efforts. John also works closely with members of The Colony Group’s Private Strategies group, helping with administration and oversight of the Alternative Investments platform. He also is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER professional.

Prior to entering the financial services industry in 2004, John was a software validation engineer at Raytheon, where he designed and implemented test scenarios for a major missile defense system. John received his Certificate in Financial Planning from Boston University and graduated cum laude from the University of Massachusetts where he earned his B.S. in Mathematics and Economics.

John volunteers as an officer on the board of directors of a local theater group, and is involved with his kids’ sports teams. In his free time, he enjoys playing sports and performing with various local theater groups and as the lead singer in a rock band.