Chris is a Senior Vice President-Investments with the Private Banking && Investment Group at Merrill Lynch. He specializes in offering investment management consulting, alternative investments, tax planning, family value wealth planning, credit management and single stock risk management.
Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Chris was a Senior Vice President with Kidder Peabody, a Founding Partner of the Orange County office of Hambrecht and Quist and a Senior Vice President with the J.P. Morgan Private Bank. He has been assisting families with their investment management needs for over 26 years.
Chris was recently recognized as one of the "Top 50 Wealth Managers" in California by California CEO Magazine. He is on the Board of Directors of the Ocean Institute and The New Majority. Chris received his BBA in Finance and Real Estate from Western Michigan University. He is a Certified Financial Planner® and Certified Investment Management Consultant. Chris lives in Laguna Beach with his wife and two sons.
Christopher Copps is registered to do business in:AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, PR, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VI, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY