Chris Connolly, CFA

Chris Connolly, CFA

Vice President, Regional Sales Director, Mid-Atlantic


14 Years


Chris is a member of the advisory sales team responsible for new business development in the Mid-Atlantic region. In this role, Chris develops relationships with advisors, educating them on our strategies, and providing ongoing service to enhance the advisor-client relationship. He is based in the Washington D.C. Metro area.

Prior Work Experience

Prior to joining GW&K, Chris was a portfolio strategist at Raymond James’ subsidiary Eagle Asset Management where he worked with investment teams, national accounts, advisory/institutional sales, and marketing to help develop and implement strategy for the firm’s various investment disciplines. At Eagle, Chris also held external and internal sales positions in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions.


Chris received his BS in Finance from the University of South Florida, his MBA from the Hough Graduate School of Business at the University of Florida, and his MS in Finance from the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. Chris is a CFA® charterholder and is a member of the CFA Institute and holds the Series 6, 7, and 63 Licenses with FINRA.

Outside of GW&K...
I am an avid fisherman and love to be on the water as well as spend time with my wife and three dogs.

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