President & CEO
Wendover Art Group
Richard Forsyth is Owner, President & CEO of Wendover Art Group, a domestic manufacturer of artwork and mirrors based in Largo, Florida, with consulting offices in Atlanta, GA and showrooms across the country. Serving the residential interior design, retail, hospitality, healthcare, and workspace markets, Wendover licenses artwork from artists around the world or develops it in-house.
Forsyth acquired Art Headquarters in 2005 and re-branded the company as Wendover Art Group in 2007. Previously, he worked as an Associate with private equity firm Goense Bounds & Partners, in Lake Forest IL and as a M&A Analyst with First Union Securities, formerly Bowles Hollowell Connor & Co in Charlotte, NC. He is originally from Raleigh, North Carolina and holds a BS in Business Administration from Wake Forest University.
Forsyth enjoys time with his wife (Francesca) and four children (Isabella 9, RJ 7, Alistair 6, Carolina 3) and close friends while out of the office. He serves on the Special Operations Warrior Foundation board as Chairman of the Investment Committee and is a strong supporter of Southeastern Guide Dogs Paws for Patriots™ program. Forsyth is also active in YPO, serving as a Board member of the YPO Florida chapter.