StrategicPoint Promotes Derek Amey to Managing Director

September 18, 2013 12:00 am
Derek

Derek M. Amey

Managing Director & Portfolio Manager

September 18, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Laura Bard
401-273-1500

Move Better Positions Firm for Growth

Providence, Rhode Island, September 18, 2013 – StrategicPoint Investment Advisors announced today the promotion of Derek M. Amey to Managing Director.  Derek joins Richard Anzelone and Betsey Purinton as Managing Directors of the firm. Mr. Anzelone and Ms. Purinton have been Managing Directors of StrategicPoint since 2010.

In this role, Derek will expand his responsibilities in the Advisory, Marketing and Technology departments. He will focus on the strategy and development of new initiatives to help StrategicPoint enhance its reputation amongst Southern New England’s independent investment advisory firms.  Derek will continue to serve as a Financial Advisor and Portfolio Manager for StrategicPoint. As a financial advisor, Derek provides investment advice and wealth management to clients of the firm.

“Derek and I have been working together for over 10 years and this promotion is well deserved.” said Richard Anzelone, J.D., Managing Director and CCO of StrategicPoint. “I look forward to many more years.”

“We are thrilled to have Derek’s talents on the executive team,” said Betsey Purinton, CFP®, Managing Director and CIO of StrategicPoint. “His leadership qualities will enable us to recognize and cultivate new opportunities for existing and future clients.”

“Derek’s promotion to Managing Director is a reflection of his commitment to providing outstanding client service, resulting in long-standing relationships with his valued clients.” said Mark Dupont, Vice President of Focus Financial Partners, LLC, StrategicPoint’s parent company.  “This role will allow him to continue serving clients while also serving on the StrategicPoint leadership team as the firm strives to attract additional talented Advisors and extend its robust offering to more clients.”

Derek earned his B.S. in Business Administration from The University of Rhode Island. He holds the FINRA Series 24, 7, 4, 53, 55 and 66 licenses. He appears as a regular guest on WJAR/NBC10 with Frank Coletta in RI. Derek is currently a board member of the Katie DeCubellis Memorial Foundation and serves as assistant Treasurer. He has been with the firm since 2001.

Derek Amey is Managing Director at StrategicPoint Investment Advisors in Providence and East Greenwich. You can e-mail him at damey@strategicpoint.com.

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