Eric Gray

Eric Gray

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1961 - present

Eric Gray is Managing Director and Wealth Partner at J.P. Morgan Wealth Management. As the Founder of The Gray-Polverini Group, he imparts wealth planning guidance and strategic leadership advice to ultra-high-net-worth clients and their families. Gray and his team joined J.P. Morgan from Merrill Lynch, where he built The Gray-Polverini Group into the substantial practice it is today. Gray has been advising high-net-worth families for over 30 years and specializes in value-based financial planning, comprehensive estate planning services, asset allocation, discretionary investment management, concentrated stock management, and executive compensation. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch in 2000, he was a Vice President at Goldman Sachs for 8 years working with high net worth individuals. He started his career at New England Digital, a startup computer company that developed music, digital audio hardware, and software. On top of his management and executive responsibilities, Gray is also an active participant in community and philanthropic ventures.

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  • Gray delivers the careful analysis and high-touch service required to help meet the intersecting needs of successful families.

  • He provides tax-sensitive investment management, wealth transfer and long-term planning that considers family dynamics.

  • He also serves as a channel to the array of firm enterprise-wide services including investment banking, commercial and personal banking, philanthropic guidance and family office services.


  • Forbes America's Top Wealth Advisors, 2020 - 2024

  • Forbes Best-in-State Wealth Advisors, 2018 - 2024

  • Barron's Hall of Fame, 2019

  • Barron's Top 1200 Financial Advisors, 2018 -2023

  • Financial Times Top 400 Financial Advisors, 2013 - 2017