Christopher John Hickey has been involved in the financial services industry since 1995, most recently, joining Merrill as a financial advisor. In addition to his responsibilities as an advisor, he has held a number of leadership roles within the Wealth Management Division, including Investment Center Manager, Assistant Market Director and Market Director in the New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware market. Chris employs a disciplined wealth management process that provides clients with a personalized investment experience. He carefully takes into account all aspects of clients' financial and personal lives in order to get a clear understanding of their goals before any financial commitments are made. He is then able to help clients establish defined objectives, develop an appropriate investment strategy and recommendations that draw upon the experience and knowledge gained from his 20 years in the financial industry. Next, utilizing the investment insights of Merrill and access the banking convenience of Bank of America, Chris strives to provide the highest quality products and services to both simplify and integrate all aspects of clients' financial lives. Finally, Chris performs regular financial reviews with clients to track their progress toward reaching their goals and to make any strategic or tactical changes that may be required as changes take place in clients' lives or in the financial markets. Chris holds the Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor designation is awarded by the College for Financial Planning. He holds his Series 7, Series 9, Series 10, Series 24, Series 63, and Series 65 registrations with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). In addition, he holds Life, Health and Long-Term Care insurance licenses. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Villanova University. He lives in North Wilmington Delaware with his wife Amy and four children Jonathan, Morgan, Kaitlyn & Emma.