Bryan R. Fisher, Managing Partner
Mr. Bryan R. Fisher, Managing Partner for Aspen's Suite of Funds, joined the firm in 2000, became a Partner in the company in 2007, and was promoted to his current role of running the day to day business and setting the future direction of the firm in September 2012. His entire financial services career has been focused in alternative investments, specifically managed futures trend following. He has a passion for educating the financial advisor community on different sources of return in alternative investment strategies, how to incorporate them in a diversified portfolio, and how to overcome certain practice management hurdles when allocating to different types of risk premia. Bryan has been registered as an associated person of Aspen Partners with the NFA since December 2001 and principal of Aspen Partners with the NFA since September 2007. In addition, he has been registered as a Branch Office Manager with the NFA since December 2001.
In his spare time Mr. Fisher enjoys spending time with his wife, Aynsley and
their three sons Roby, Mason and Thomas. He also has a passion for playing
guitar, tennis and visiting the Blue Ridge Mountains as often as possible. Mr.
Fisher holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and
William Ware Bush, Partner
Mr. William Ware Bush has almost 30 years of experience in the financial services industry. He joined Aspen Partners, Ltd. in 1998. He and his Partner, Bryan Fisher, share in all elements of
Aspen's direction, strategy and investment.
During his sixteen years at Aspen Partners, Mr. Bush has been primarily responsible for business development and client relationships in the Southern and Western Regions of the United States. In his previous career he served in a variety of roles at investment banks and management firms. He started his investment career as an Institutional Salesman for E. F. Hutton & Company and was a Vice President at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. He has been a senior marketer for two institutional investment advisory organizations. At Aspen Partners, he has helped design, structure and promote a variety of innovative investment programs in Managed Futures and Hedge Funds.
Mr. Bush has been registered as an associated person of Aspen Partners, Ltd. with the NFA since January 2000 and principal of Aspen Partners with the NFA since September 2007. He often speaks on the area of Managed Futures at conferences and meetings of consultants and financial advisors.
A native of Augusta, Georgia, Mr. Bush received an undergraduate degree in history and international political science from Vanderbilt University and an MBA in International Business from Georgia State University in Atlanta. He is well traveled having visited in professional and personal capacities 42 countries and three crown colonies.
Mr. Bush, and his wife, Helen, live in Atlanta. They participate in a number of social organizations including several non-profits focused on historic preservation. They attend the Peachtree Road United Methodist Church.
Debbie Terry, Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Terry joined Aspen Partners in 2007. She is responsible for all aspects of the accounting, financial reporting and internal controls of the firm.
Ms. Terry has over twenty years of accounting experience in both private industry and public accounting. She has provided accounting and advisory services to businesses in a variety of industries including: financial services, construction, land development, real estate sales and rental, manufacturing, retail, and service industries.
Ms. Terry is a CPA licensed in the state of Georgia and a member of the Georgia Society of CPAs and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She is Series 28 licensed. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Boston University and her MBA in Finance from Kennesaw State University.