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Fred Wofford,
Chief Compliance Officer, Congress Asset Management

Fred joined Congress Asset Management in 2014 as the firm’s chief compliance officer.  He manages all compliance and risk functions, and oversees the firm’s information and cybersecurity programs.  Prior to joining the firm, he was with Bank of America, where he was director of compliance for Merrill Lynch Alternative Investments, LLC and chief compliance officer for Merrill’s alternative investment funds. Fred also has held senior compliance positions at Columbia Management and Deutsche Asset Management. Of his many interests outside of work, he founded the Dedham School of Music in Massachusetts, where he continues to serve as a board member. Fred holds an MBA from Northeastern University and a bachelor’s from the University of Connecticut.