Mr. Pike is the Chief Investment Officer of Northeast Private Client Group. Mr. Pike is responsible for development and implementation of the firm’s investment management strategies and has oversight of client investment portfolios. He joined the firm in May 2018. Prior to joining Private Client Group, Mr. Pike was the portfolio manager of the Shelton Capital Real Estate Income Fund, a position he held since the fund’s inception in June 2013. Previously, Mr. Pike was the Chief Investment Officer of National Fund Advisors, a registered investment advisor, where he had managerial oversite of an investment team of 7 analysts, managing over $300 million across three publicly listed mutual funds. In addition, Mr. Pike was a senior equity research analyst at Merrill Lynch, where he was a member of the #1 ranked Institutional Investor’s All-American research team. Chris was also a senior equity research analyst at UBS and was a member of the REIT research team at Wells Fargo Securities. Mr. Pike was a member of the real estate investment banking team at Goldman Sachs, which focused on the origination and distribution of CMBS securities. He holds FINRA Series 7, 65 and 63 licenses and is a Chartered Financial Analyst®. He graduated from Rutgers College.
Registered Representative & Investment Advisor of Park Avenue Securities
Use of the ”CIO” title does not imply acting in the role of an institutional or proprietary asset manager, is unrelated to any relationship with The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America or PAS and only applies to the scope, role and position within Northeast Private Client Group.