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Christopher Dende, CFP®

Managing Director, Wealth Advisor

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Years at First

Christopher Dende, CFP® is a Managing Director and Wealth Advisor. He works closely with Zachary Wydra to provide clients with customized and creative solutions to help them prioritize and reach their financial goals. Prior to joining First Manhattan in 2019, Chris was a Senior Private Client Advisor at Gerstein Fisher. Before that, he worked at The Vanguard Group in its Personal Advisor Services division.

Chris holds a BA in Financial Economics from the University of Rochester. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Wydra Group

Pictured left to right: Zac Wydra, Winnie Lau, Caroline Kelley, Byron Nimocks, and Chris Dende.