NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rockefeller Capital Management today announced that it has appointed Samuel R. Chapin as a Senior Advisor to the Firm. Drawing on more than three decades of investment banking experience, Chapin will work closely with the Rockefeller Strategic Advisory business in providing trusted advice to family-owned businesses, corporate and investor clients. Chapin was most recently Executive Vice Chairman of Global Corporate and Investment Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
“Sam’s tremendous investment banking experience spans across many clients and industries, and we are very pleased to add him as a Senior Advisor,” said Gregory J. Fleming, President & CEO of Rockefeller Capital Management. “His knowledge and client relationships will be of significant value to our team as we continue to broaden our footprint.”
Prior to joining Rockefeller, Chapin was Executive Vice Chairman of Global Corporate and Investment Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch from 2010 to 2016. In that role, he was responsible for managing relationships with some of that firm’s largest and most complex clients. He previously held a variety of leadership roles at Merrill Lynch, including Vice Chairman and a member of the Executive Operating Committee, as well as Senior Vice President and Head of the Global Investment Banking division. Chapin joined Merrill Lynch in 1984 after beginning his career at Chase Manhattan Bank in the corporate banking group.
“I am impressed by Rockefeller Capital Management’s leadership and believe its focus on providing a distinctive client experience across its Global Family Office, Strategic Advisory and Asset Management businesses differentiates it from the other firms in the industry,” Chapin said. “I look forward to working closely with Greg and the entire team.”
Chapin is a graduate of Lafayette College and received his MBA with distinction from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He currently serves on the boards of directors of PerkinElmer, CIRCOR International and the Roundabout Theatre Company, Inc. He also serves on the board of trustees at Lafayette College.
About Rockefeller Capital Management
Rockefeller Capital Management is a leading independent, privately-owned financial services firm offering global family office, asset management and strategic advisory services to ultra-high-net-worth individuals and families, institutions and corporations. The Firm has offices in New York, Atlanta, Boston, Salt Lake City, Saratoga Springs, Washington, DC, and Wilmington, Delaware.