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John is part of the Wealth Management and Trust Services team for Byline Bank. He is responsible for the delivery of investment management, fiduciary and financial planning services to Byline’s high net worth individual, business, and non-for-profit clients.

John F. Ward is a Financial Advisor with over 25 years of experience across a wide range of investment, asset management, and fiduciary services. As a Financial Advisor, he has provided comprehensive wealth management services wealth to individuals, families, foundations, and endowments. John has particular expertise in investment management services, trust and philanthropic services, planned-giving, and wealth transfer strategies. With his deep experience and commitment to service, John develops a client profile, works to construct a long-term strategy, and implements a plan to help his clients meet their financial objectives. John started his career at JPMorgan 25 years ago with the last 10 years serving a wide
variety of clients at Northern Trust.

John graduated from the Loyola University in Chicago with an MBA in Finance. John lives in Lakeview neighborhood of Chicago with his wife and daughter.