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Chris Walters

Managing Director

Chris Walters has over 25 years of wealth management experience and is focused on helping families sustain and enhance their wealth. As managing director of GenSpring’s Western Region, Chris oversees all aspects of the client experience across the Costa Mesa, Los Angeles and San Francisco family offices.

Prior to joining GenSpring, Chris served as Executive Vice President of Rabobank, N.A. Throughout his 25 year wealth management career, he has held executive positions at national and international wealth management firms such as Atlantic Trust, Citi Bank, Mellon and Citizens Business Bank where he created CitizensTrust.

A noted speaker on behavioral finance and family legacy planning, Chris has been quoted in Barron’s, Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and Business Week. He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from California State University, Long Beach.