George K. W. Chin MS
George is President and Chief Operating Officer at Destination Wealth Management. He brings over 35 years of experience in financial analysis, investment & wealth management, and financial advisory services to the firm.
Prior to joining DWM, George worked at Chase Private Bank in Singapore, where he headed the private banking initiative for Southeast Asia. He led a team of private bankers and successfully increased the firm’s assets under management, working with ultra high net worth clients. Utilizing the bank’s global resources, he generated additional business from new and existing relationships. Additionally, George served in various management roles at Lehman Brothers, Wells Fargo Bank, and Merrill Lynch.
Since joining Destination Wealth Management in 2000, he has been instrumental in the development of the firm’s growth strategy and is responsible for directing its successful implementation.
George grew up in Boston and lived in New York, Southern California, Hong Kong, and Singapore before moving to the Bay Area in 2000 to become a Principal of Destination Wealth Management. He graduated from Harvard University with a Bachelor of Arts degree (with honors) in Psychology, and received his Master of Science degree in Accounting from New York University’s Stern School of Business.
He is married with three adult children and enjoys playing golf and tennis.