Richard L. Chilton, Jr. is the founder, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer of Chilton Trust Company, which in April 2012 was the first company in eight years to be awarded a trust charter in Florida. Mr. Chilton also serves as the Chairman, CEO and Chief Investment Officer – Equities of Chilton Investment Services and is the founder, Chairman, CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Chilton Investment Company.
Since founding Chilton Investment Company in 1992, Mr. Chilton has built a team of investment professionals focused on building wealth in favorable markets and preserving capital in declining markets. Under Mr. Chilton’s leadership, Chilton Investment Company has developed an investment approach committed to fundamental, bottom-up stock selection and disciplined portfolio management.
Prior to forming Chilton Investment Company, Mr. Chilton was a managing director of Allen Value Incorporated and a vice president and equity portfolio manager at Alliance Capital Management Corporation. Mr. Chilton began his career in the Mergers and Acquisitions group at Merrill Lynch and Company.
Mr. Chilton is a trustee of The Metropolitan Museum of Art and a trustee of the Classic American Homes Preservation Trust, both located in New York.
Mr. Chilton received his B.S. in Finance and Economics from Alfred University.