David Russo

Managing Director,
Key Account Manager

David is a Managing Director and Key Account Manager at iCapital where he is responsible for managing the development and implementation of platform partnerships with financial intermediaries such as broker/dealers, investment advisory firms, and general partners. Prior to joining iCapital, he was COO of Assets & Investments at Credit Suisse Private Banking Americas, where he was responsible for driving cross-product business development along with leading the consolidation and growth strategy for the firm’s investment advisory offerings. Prior to Credit Suisse, David was a Director in the Managed Solutions Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he headed the firm’s $200 billion Rep-As-Advisor investment advisory platform. Prior to Merrill Lynch, he was a Vice President at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, where he served as Program Manager of the Rep-As-Advisor platform. David holds FINRA Series 7, 24, and 66 licenses, and a BS in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting & Finance from Georgetown University.


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| Private Equity
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| Private Equity
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