New York, New York

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New York, NY 10036

PHONE NUMBER: 212.259.3800
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Francis S. (Skip) Branin, Jr.
Managing Director

Skip Branin is a senior relationship and portfolio manager for CIBC Private Wealth Management in New York, with more than 45 years of experience in the financial services industry.

Prior to joining the firm in 2002, Skip served as managing director and chief executive officer of Brundage, Story & Rose LLC, which was subsequently acquired by Bessemer Trust in 2000. He also served as an investment manager and investment research officer with J&W Seligman & Co. He began his career in investment management as a research analyst with Harris Upham & Co.

Skip earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania and a Master of Business Administration in finance from New York University's Stern School of Business. He serves on the board of directors of Glen Raven Inc. and is a director and treasurer of The Island School, a charter school in Boca Grande, FL. Additionally, Skip is an honorary trustee of St. George’s School in Newport, RI.

 
Representing CIBC National Trust Company and CIBC Private Wealth Advisors, Inc.