Chris Gold
Chris Gold

Chris Gold Senior Managing Director, Wealth Management

Joined Northern Trust



  • B.A. in Sociology and Economics from DePaul University.


  • Certified Professional Wealth Advisor (CPWA®) designation and annually participates in the CPWA® exam writing committee
  • Ernst & Young Tax Guide for four years - he was part of the original team that participated in the Integrity Selling training and subsequent delivery in the West Region
  • He was on the Editorial Board of the New York Times #1 Best-selling


Chris has worked extensively with ultra-high-net-worth families for over twenty years in all areas of wealth management. Chris is in his twelfth year with Northern Trust and began his career as a Senior Financial Consultant, the first hire for the Dallas market in the planning area. He became a Senior Wealth Advisor in 2012 and began his leadership role as a Managing Director in 2016. Previous to Northern Trust Chris was a Manager in the Personal Financial Counseling group at Ernst & Young for eight years.


As the Senior Managing Director, Dallas Wealth Management, Chris leads a team that provides the delivery of proactive wealth management services to families and individuals in the Dallas area. The team specializes in investment management, wealth planning solutions, private banking and fiduciary services.

Community Involvement

Chris is a member of the Executive Board at The Bush Institute/George W. Bush Presidential Center – 43 Club, an Executive Board Member at the Friends of WRR, a member of the Dallas Estate Planning Council, a volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters and a team lead for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.