NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BNY Mellon Wealth Management has today announced the appointment of Kevin May as Senior Client Strategist in Newport Beach, CA. Kevin supports our client relationship experience, which includes initiating relationships and delivering needs-based solutions based on client investment objectives. These capabilities span Investment Management, Wealth Planning and Family Office Management. He reports to Orange County-based Regional President, Edward Mora.
Kevin joins BNY Mellon Wealth Management from Bessemer Trust, where he served as a Vice President and provided tailored investment offerings and financial strategies to families and institutions. Previous roles included Vice President of Global Wealth Investment Management at U.S. Trust, as well as Regional Associate for Brandes Investment Partners. Further, Kevin is an armed service veteran who served in the U.S. Navy as a Petty Officer during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
"Kevin is a great strategic fit with our Newport Beach office," said Mora, Regional President at BNY Mellon Wealth Management. "With his extensive roots in the community and ability to demonstrate how our Active Wealth framework can make a tangible difference in helping our clients' protect and build their wealth across market cycles, we suspect he'll quickly prove himself a trusted and valued member of our team."
Kevin earned a bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of California, San Diego, and a master's degree in Management from Harvard University. He is an Advisory Board Member at San Francisco State University, consulting across activities including strategic planning and big data integration, in addition to being an active supporter of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) and other veteran related charitable organizations.
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