Christian (Chris) Daniel Griffin

Managing Director - US Trust, Private Bank Market Leader

Professional Profile

Chris Griffin is Managing Director and Market Leader for Bank of America Private Bank in Southern Connecticut.  In his current role as Private Bank Market Leader, Chris is responsible for developing and implementing strategies to drive responsible growth in the market drawing upon over 20 years of industry experience.

Prior to joining Bank of America Private Bank (formerly U.S. Trust) Chris held a variety of sales and management roles at J.P Morgan, BNY Mellon Wealth Management and Bernstein focused on serving the financial needs of high-net-worth families, business owners and not-for-profit institutions.

Chris is a graduate of Central Connecticut State University where he is a featured speaker on campus at the Business School. He is committed to his community and currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Adam J. Lewis Academy and formerly on the Board of the Center for Family Justice and Chairperson for the Board of Finance in Easton, CT,  where he lives with wife and two daughters.


  • Central CT State University


  • Adam J. Lewis Academy, Board Member
  • Center for Family Justice, Board Member

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