Samuel R. Chapin is a Senior Advisor for Rockefeller Capital Management. Drawing on more than three decades of investment banking experience, Mr. Chapin works closely with the Rockefeller Strategic Advisory business in providing trusted advice to family-owned businesses, corporate, and investor clients. Prior to joining Rockefeller, Mr. Chapin was Executive Vice Chairman of Global Corporate and Investment Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch from 2010 to 2016. In that role, he was responsible for managing relationships with some of that firm’s largest and most complex clients. Mr. Chapin previously held a variety of leadership roles at Merrill Lynch, including Vice Chairman and a member of the Executive Operating Committee, as well as Senior Vice President and Head of the Global Investment Banking division. He joined Merrill Lynch in 1984 after beginning his career at Chase Manhattan Bank in the corporate banking group.
Mr. Chapin is a graduate of Lafayette College and received his M.B.A. with distinction from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He currently serves on the Boards of Directors of PerkinElmer, CIRCOR International, and the Roundabout Theatre Company, Inc. Mr. Chapin also serves on the Board of Trustees at Lafayette College.