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David leads an experienced goals-based wealth management group providing customized financial strategies. David spends much of his time learning about clients’ current needs, concerns and future aspirations. Backed by the vast resources and investment insights of Merrill Lynch and the banking strength of Bank of America, he develops customized strategies and recommendations for the various life scenarios clients may face many of whom are business owners, entrepreneurs, financial services executives and corporate executives. David’s goals are to exceed their expectations with exceptional service and personalized attention as well as to be an objective financial resource and collaborator in matters large and small. His mission is to provide clarity, understanding and transparency for client's financial matters and have a meaningful and lasting impact on their lives.
David joined Merrill Lynch in 2011 and has been in the financial services his entire career. As a former Investment Specialist, David brings over 18 years of consulting experience working with private individuals, business owners, corporate retirement plans and nonprofit organizations. David has spoken at industry conferences for the Financial Planning Association and Investment Management Consultants Association.
David double majored and graduated from University of Rhode Island with a BA in Economics and Political Science. David has earned the designation of Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) in conjunction with the Investment Management Consultants Association and the University of California – Haas Business School. David firmly believes continuing education is essential for serving the best interests of clients.
David was born and raised on the South Shore and now lives in Scituate, Massachusetts with his wife Beth and their four children. He is actively involved in their community as a Trustees for South Shore Hospital, Board of Directors South Shore Elder Services, Government Affairs Committee Member at the South Shore Chamber of Commerce and former Chairman of the Town of Scituate Capital Planning Committee, Public Building Commission and School Building Committee. David also coaches youth hockey for the South Shore Seahawks and baseball for Scituate Little League. David enjoys spending free time with his family either on their boat fishing, skiing or golfing.
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We understand that both your life and the financial markets can change over time. By periodically checking in to discuss changes in your life and revisiting your financial strategy, our goal is to help you stay on track to achieve what's most important to you.
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