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Glenn S. Degenaars

Portfolio Manager, First Republic Investment Management

East Coast

Glenn S. Degenaars is a Portfolio Manager at First Republic Investment Management and the Regional Managing Director of Private Wealth Management for the New York region. 

Mr. Degenaars joined First Republic in August of 2010. In his role at the firm he specializes in the design and management of equity and balanced portfolios for Ultra High Net Worth individuals, Trusts, Endowments and Foundations. Mr. Degenaars is also a member of the firm’s Alternative Investment strategy and investment team and is responsible for overseeing the portfolio management team in the New York, Greenwich and Palm Beach regions. In 2016, Mr. Degenaars was ranked by Barron’s1 as one of the Top 100 Independent Advisors in the country as well as being included in their Top State by State Advisors list. In addition, Mr. Degenaars was ranked as one of the Top 200 Wealth Advisors in the country by Forbes magazine2.

Prior to First Republic, Mr. Degenaars was a Managing Director and Senior Investment Advisor at Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management where he was responsible for managing $1.3 billion of private client assets which included many of the largest and most complex family relationships. In addition to his investment management responsibilities, Mr. Degenaars was also a member of Deutsche Bank's Investment Advisory and Trust Investment Committees. Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Mr. Degenaars was a financial analyst with a focus on pension plan management at Viacom and Merck and Company. 

Mr. Degenaars earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance with a minor in Economics from the University of Delaware. He has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts and the CFA Institute.

Wealth Management Experience: 18 years 

1The Barron’s ranking reflects the volume of assets overseen by the advisors and their teams, revenues generated for the firms and the quality of the advisors' practices. This ranking does not predict or rate any client’s  investment outcomes, nor does it predict any potential investment outcomes.  Data used for the Barron’s rankings is provided by the surveyed Investment Advisors.  Advisors who did not participate in the survey are not ranked.

2Forbes ranking is based on the opinions of SHOOK Research, LLC, as of July 2016.  Advisors are ranked on quality of practice including client retention, industry experience, assets under management, revenue generated for their firms, and other quantitative criteria. Investment performance is not a criteria.  SHOOK Research, LLC does not receive compensation from the advisors or their firms in exchange for placement on a ranking.  

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