Role

Board of Trustees
Investment Committee

Position

Foundation Chair

Bio

William R. Feiler is a former managing director and founding member of Bel Air Investment Advisors LLC. He is the current Chair of the Jewish Community Foundation. Prior to starting Bel Air in 1997, Bill worked for Goldman Sachs in Los Angeles for 14 years and was a vice president responsible for equity research and portfolio management. Before Goldman Sachs, he spent two years as a national account representative for CFS Continental, a wholesale food distribution firm. Mr. Feiler currently serves as co-chair of The Foundation’s Investment Committee and is a member of the Executive Committee and Finance Committee. He has also served in the community as chairman of the Financial Division of the Los Angeles Jewish Federation. He received his B.A. from the University of California, San Diego and received his M.B.A. from UCLA's Anderson Graduate School of Management.

It is rewarding to be a part of The Foundation team, and to support Jewish organizations in Los Angeles, especially those that engage young adults.

 

Expertise/Specialty Areas:

  • Finance and Investments

Community Leadership Summary:

  • Foundation Chair
  • Co-chair, Investment Committee and member, Executive Committee and Finance Committee, The Jewish Community Foundation
  • Past chair, Financial Division of the Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles