Timothy G. French CFP®, CPA

BS, MS, Accountancy, University of Illinois (summa cum laude)

Professional Certifications

Certified Public Accountant


International travel, relaxing with family, reading non-fiction (particularly biographies)

Timothy G. French

Timothy G. French provides investment advice to wealthy individuals, families and foundations.

Tim has extensive experience in the areas of investment advisory, personal financial planning, individual, trust, estate and gift taxation, and estate planning. Prior to joining Altair, Tim was a manager in the Personal Financial Services group of PwC.

Tim is a Certified Public Accountant with a Personal Financial Specialist designation and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER ™ certificant. Tim received his B.S. in Accountancy and M.S. in Accountancy (Taxation) from the University of Illinois, where he graduated with highest honors. He serves on the finance committee at his church and his children’s school.

Tim and his wife Kathy, along with their children, live in the Chicago suburb of Inverness.