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GROSSE POINTE, MI

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management- Grosse Pointe Communities

Our branch office has one primary goal: to help affluent households and business owners pursue their financial dreams. We regularly work with advisors from all of our teams so we can shape client recommendations that reflect our combined knowledge, independent thinking and broad resources.

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Branch Office Profile

About Us

Our branch’s wealth management process begins as our advisors get to know clients “beneath the surface.” Our teams take the time to learn client priorities, goals for retirement lifestyles, financial education for children and grandchildren, complex business issues, cash management and their need for credit strategies. Once we fully understand clients’ wants, needs and goals, we employ the broad investing resources of Merrill and offer access to the banking convenience of Bank of America—as well as engaging our own experience and discipline to create a framework for addressing their financial challenges.

Culture

We believe our branch has built a positive reputation in the Grosse Pointe Communities and Detroit  region by focusing on financial needs of professionals— doctors, lawyers and accountants with substantial wealth—who need professional assistance in managing risk and preserving wealth for the next generation and the generations that follow. Our advisors focus on helping to simplify professionals’ financial lives by navigating them through the complex, changing environment that may often accompany significant wealth. And we offer strategies designed to help clients preserve their wealth, guide their philanthropic gifting, and fulfill their legacies.

Community 

Through our volunteerism and charitable outreach, our branch helps support the economic, social and cultural life of the communities in which we live and work. In virtually every Merrill location across the country, employees are involved in fundraising activities meant to benefit their many neighborhoods and causes. And as a local branch office, we feel it is important for us to “give back” and help maintain vibrant, healthy communities and non-profit organizations.

 

Client Commitment

We recognize that each client is unique, and we shape our sophisticated wealth management strategies to reflect those differences. Many of our clients are still actively pursuing and accumulating wealth, and we work closely with them to develop a goals-based wealth management approach that can help define their long-term financial needs, lifestyle desires, wealth transfer and legacy objectives and, through access to Bank of America, their philanthropic interests. We understand that clients need to balance and prioritize multiple goals, and we believe we are well-positioned to help them do so.

Advisors at This Location

Our deeply committed advisors call upon Merrill’s tools and resources to help clients pursue personal and professional financial goals, as they also help them prepare for financial and lifestyle challenges that may lie ahead.

Sean T Johnson,

CPFA,

CPWA

Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Mark D. Carrabbio,

CPFA,

CRPC

Senior Financial Advisor

Allen W Rosin,

CPFA

Senior Vice President

Senior Financial Advisor

Laurie S. Bournias,

CRPC,

CFP

Senior Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor

Kevin E Butler,

CPFA,

CPWA,

CIMA,

CRPC

Senior Vice President

Resident Director - Wealth Management Advisor

Neil Shurafa,

CFA

Financial Advisor

Office Team

Kevin E. Butler| Resident Director| First Vice President

CPFA

Let’s Have a Conversation

Helping you reach your goals starts with getting to know you personally. Through understanding what matters most to you, together we can help you create a financial approach that reflects your personality. Only then can we offer an approach that is built around your life priorities and the advice you need to help you address fluctuations in the market and changes in your life. Let’s work together to help you achieve your goals.

Careers

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management is seeking high achievers with a history of success. If you’re in sales, law, banking, teaching, accounting, retired military, college grad or other vocation, and you have the drive, commitment and perseverance to succeed, consider a career with us as a financial advisor.

Work Culture

Our culture is dedicated to providing continuing professional training, mentoring and technology for new and experienced advisors.

Rewarding Career

We help you support the financial aspects of a client’s life, focused on providing individually customized investment approaches and wealth management advice, products and services.

Access to Resources

Our size and scope offer access to a wide range of technology, intellectual capital and marketing resources designed to enhance client relationships and build your business.

Grow & Learn

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management has been training financial advisors since 1946, offering advisors the critical skills and knowledge they need to assist individuals in pursuing their unique financial goals.

Learn more about careers at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management