Frederick L. Muller, CFA®, is a founder and principal of Chatham. Ted devotes his time to investment activities at the firm. Ted was at Atlanta Capital Management from 1972 to 1996, where he served as president and CEO and was the major shareholder. After selling the firm in 1990 to Hill Samuel Investment Management of London, he served on its board. Ted earned a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and received his M.B.A. from George Washington University while completing intelligence duty as an U.S. Naval officer after serving at sea. He is a past Chairman of the CFA Institute and was awarded four of its highest professional honors. He has served as an officer and board member with several professional, business, civic, and academic organizations in the U.S. and overseas.