Christopher Deveny is chairman of trustee bank J.P. Morgan Private Bank. In his role, he works with an integrated team of advisors and leverages the resources of the Asset & Wealth Management, Investment Bank and Commercial Bank businesses to seamlessly advise multigenerational families on their closely held assets. Deveny and his team take a comprehensive approach with a long-term perspective to best prepare clients for the future. He is also a member of the Midwest Operating Committee for JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Deveny joined the J.P. Morgan Private Bank Chicago office in 1995 when the office was first established. He has held various leadership positions in the Midwest Region, including Central Investment Team Lead and Midwest Region Head. In the early 1990s, he worked in the Private Client divisions for Kidder Peabody and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, and has worked in the financial services industry since 1984.
He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.