Marc J Griffith

Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Professional Profile

Marc J. Griffith is a Senior Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager with Bank of America Private Bank, in Clayton, Missouri. In this role, he works closely with a select group of high-net-worth clients, foundations, and charitable trusts to assess their investment needs and objectives, develop investment strategies and asset allocations, direct implementation, and monitor performance.

Over the course of his career, Marc has navigated varied economic environments and offers technical insights and a seasoned perspective on changing market cycles. He has experience with multiple asset classes and instruments and offers tailored investment solutions to help clients strike a balance between their risk tolerance and growth objectives. Marc can also provide clients with access to sustainable and impact investment solutions to help promote positive social and environmental changes while pursuing competitive financial returns.

His disciplined, highly personalized approach begins by spending a significant amount of time discerning each client’s distinctive circumstances to craft investment strategies that reflect their objectives, time horizon, risk tolerance, legacy and wealth transfer aspirations, and charitable interests. Marc also recognizes that investment goals are as dynamic as the capital markets and collaborates with clients’ wider Bank of America Private Bank team to stay abreast of changing client priorities and evolving financial and liquidity needs. Marc joined Bank of America in 1995 and the Private Bank in 2002. During his tenure, he has taken on increasing responsibilities with a focus on capital and portfolio management. Marc earned his B.S.B.A. in finance from the University of Missouri at Columbia and his M.B.A. from Saint Louis University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) designation and is a member of the CFA® Society of St. Louis.

Marc and his wife have two college-age children. Away from the office, he enjoys following sports and staying active through exercising.

*Impact investing and/or Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) managers may take into consideration factors beyond traditional financial information to select securities, which could result in relative investment performance deviating from other strategies or broad market benchmarks, depending on whether such sectors or investments are in or out of favor in the market. Further, ESG strategies may rely on certain values based criteria to eliminate exposures found in similar strategies or broad market benchmarks, which could also result in relative investment performance deviating.

*CFA® and Chartered Financial Analyst® are registered trademarks owned by CFA Institute.

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