BOSTON, Sept. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Eaton Vance Investment Counsel (EVIC), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp., announced today the appointments of Lawrence T. Gingrow, III, who joined as Vice President and Director of Wealth Planning in May, and Matthew S. Morse, CFA, who joined as Vice President and Director of Equity Strategy in July.
"Larry and Matt are great additions to our team and we are excited to have them join us," said David C. McCabe, President of EVIC. "Their backgrounds and breadth of experience strengthen our capability to provide comprehensive wealth management solutions and superior investment performance to our clients."
Prior to joining Eaton Vance, Mr. Gingrow served as Director at PRW Wealth Management and as Vice President at The Coyle Company, a generational wealth transfer planning firm. Before entering the wealth management field, he spent eight years as an attorney, most recently at Pierce Atwood, where he designed estate planning strategies for high-net-worth clients.
Mr. Gingrow earned a Juris Doctorate from Villanova University School of Law and a BA from the University of New Hampshire Honors Program. He is a member of the Boston Bar Association, the Boston Estate Planning Council, the New Hampshire Estate Planning Council and the Maine Estate Planning Council. In his position at EVIC, Mr. Gingrow is not practicing law or providing legal advice to clients of EVIC.
Before joining EVIC, Mr. Morse served as Chief Investment Officer of Baldwin Brothers and as Director of U.S. Equities at Crestwood Advisors LLC where he developed and managed the firm's U.S. equity investment process and focused equity strategy. Earlier, Mr. Morse worked at Capital Group where he covered consumer, information technology, and financial companies for the Global Institutional Group.
Mr. Morse graduated from the Leventhal School of Accounting at the University of Southern California with a B.S. in Accounting. He is a member of the Boston Security Analysts Society, a CFA charterholder and passed the Uniform Certified Public Accounting (CPA) exam.
EVIC provides investment counsel services and custom wealth management solutions to high-net-worth individuals and families, trusts, charitable organizations and institutions. As of June 30, 2016, EVIC's fourteen investment counselors managed $5.3 billion of client assets. For more information, visit eatonvancecounsel.com.
Eaton Vance (NYSE: EV) is a leading global asset manager whose history dates to 1924. With offices in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia, Eaton Vance and its affiliates managed $334.4 billion in assets as of July 31, 2016, offering individuals and institutions a broad array of investment strategies and wealth management solutions. The Company's long record of providing exemplary service, timely innovation and attractive returns through a variety of market conditions has made Eaton Vance the investment manager of choice for many of today's most discerning investors. For more information, visit eatonvance.com.
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