Carter Furr is a Portfolio Manager at Signature, with a responsibility for the firms’ capital markets fund. Carter is responsible for sourcing managers, performing due diligence on existing and new managers, developing a manager and peer network, and allocating capital to managers. Additionally, he advises Signature’s client families, foundations, and institutional investors on asset allocation and portfolio construction.
As a member of the Investment Team, Carter researches and analyzes global financial and economic trends and applies those findings to design portfolios and asset allocation for Signature’s policy portfolio. Additionally, he serves as the investment expert for our family office clients. He works with the family’s dedicated relationship manager to create and manage the client’s asset allocation and cash management based on the client’s specific needs, risk tolerance and liquidity constraints.
Prior to joining Signature in 2002, Carter spent seven years with Bank of America as vice president in the Private Bank. He was named one of Norfolk’s Top 40 Under 40 in 2002 by Inside Business. He has served on the boards of the American Red Cross, the Norfolk Academy Alumni Association, and as a trustee of Westminster Canterbury. Carter is a member of the Vestry of St. Andrews Episcopal Church and chairs the Endowment Fund.
Carter received a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Hampden-Sydney College and is a graduate of the LEAD Hampton Roads program.
He is married with three children, and in his free time can be found on a variety of athletic fields, where he cheers, coaches, and enjoys youth sports.