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Joseph A. Sammarco

Managing Director, Chief Operations Officer


Years of


Years at First
Manhattan Co.

Joseph Sammarco is a Managing Director, Chief Operations Officer, and member of First Manhattan Co.'s Management Committee. He is responsible for overseeing client services and operations. His experience in the financial services industry includes an extensive background in operations, technology, and financial products and services.

Prior to joining First Manhattan in 2016, Joe was at Pershing LLC for nearly 20 years. His most recent role was providing business consulting services to broker-dealers and registered investment advisors to help them increase efficiency and profitability. Before that, Joe held senior positions at Bear Stearns and Bankers Trust Company.

Joe coaches youth football and basketball in his local community. He holds a BA in Business from the City University of New York, as well as Series 24 and 7 FINRA licenses.