CEO Message - Welcome

A message from our CEO

CEO Message - Body

Earning clients' trust every day

"I grew up in this business—literally. My father was in wealth management for 45 years, and I would go to the office with him. I learned about the markets and how to treat clients. Since I started my career as a client relationship manager, one of the most rewarding aspects has been working with clients I have known since my early days in the business. Since 2004, I’ve been privileged to lead our private wealth business, where we commit to earn our clients’ trust every day, just as I learned growing up."

John S. "Jack" Markwalter Jr.
Chief Executive Officer
CIBC Private Wealth Management

Honoree, Atlanta's Most Admired CEOs
Atlanta Business Chronicle, 2019

CEO Message - History and Heritage

History and heritage

CIBC Private Wealth is the successful combination of six firms. We have a strong foundation built on our common mission of providing extraordinary client service and broad wealth management capabilities:

founded 1923

Whitehall Asset Management

founded 1932

Stein Roe
Investment Counsel

founded 1980

Pell Rudman
Trust Company

founded 1991


founded 2003


founded 2005
St. Louis-based

Global Advisors

CEO Message - Your Best Interests

Focused on your best interests

Our professionals are dedicated to delivering exceptional performance and service with an unwavering focus on you and your best interests. As you browse our website, we hope you will be inspired to articulate your own vision for your wealth. It would be our privilege to help you bring that vision to life.

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