Chris Abely, CFA
Chief Investment Officer
Call: 203.468.7228 x107
Chris joined GSB Wealth Management in January 2021 with the completion of the transaction between CTMA and GSB Wealth Management. As our Chief Investment Officer, Chris, in addition to helping manage client relationships, is responsible for overseeing our investment process and leading our investment committee and investment professionals in the development of the macro investment themes we believe will most effectively help our clients achieve their financial goals.
Chris has 40 years of experience in nearly every facet of the financial advisory landscape; investments, banking, and insurance. He has owned 3, and founded 2, financial services companies devoted to providing investment advice and financial services to individuals and corporations.
Prior to joining GSB Wealth Management, Chris was the founder and principal of CTMA Wealth Management (named for his children Tyler and Mackenzie). He previously owned Members Services Corporation and founded Member Protection Plans which were acquired by The CUNA Mutual Group in 2000. He remained with CUNA Mutual as a Senior Vice President until the founding of CTMA.
He is a graduate of the University of New Haven with a B.S. in Finance and Economics. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst. Chris is a 30-year resident of Madison. He and his wife Dawn love to travel. He’s an avid swimmer, scuba diver and an occasional golfer.