Curtis (Curt) R. Gross, MBA, CFA

Principal & Chief Investment Officer

As Chief Investment Officer Curt has overall responsibility for FAI’s investment process including asset allocation, securities selection, portfolio design, and implementation. He focuses our research efforts on the broad structural changes we see in the global economy. His multi-industry experience in securities analysis broadens our ability to analyze the investment merits of individual companies.  And, his front-line portfolio management experience sharpens our strategic thinking. Curt Gross joined FAI Wealth Management in 2009 as Director of Investment Research.

Curt and his wife live in Butler, PA and enjoy spending time supporting their children in baseball, basketball, football, hockey, and cheerleading.

Curt coaches youth baseball during the spring and summer months.


  • MBA degree from University of Pittsburgh’s Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business
  • Curt earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1997
  • Bachelor’s Degree from Cornell University