Neil Christian, CFP®

Business Development Director

Vice President

Neil Christian, CFP®, is a Business Development Director in Glenmede’s Philadelphia office. He is responsible for cultivating relationships with endowments, foundations, tax-exempt entities and high-net-worth families. In addition, he fosters and maintains existing client relationships, enhancing the Company’s reputation as a specialized wealth manager.

Prior to joining Glenmede, Mr. Christian was the Head of Sales and Business Development for Mariner Wealth Advisors in Boston, MA, where he worked closely with the firm’s executive committee to develop long-term strategies for east coast growth. Before to this, he served as Vice President of business development at Creative Planning in Dallas, TX, where he was responsible for broadening relationships and providing comprehensive investment management and financial planning advice to high-net-worth families, endowments and foundations. Mr. Christian also served as a member of the investment committee at both Mariner and Creative Planning.

In addition to his previous experience, Mr. Christian spent almost two decades in asset management roles at Fidelity Investments, where he gained a deep understanding of a broad range of equity, fixed income, alternative, exchange-traded funds and multi-asset class strategies.

Mr. Christian earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in finance and management science from the University of Texas and a Master of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of North Texas. He holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ designation and is a member of the Financial Planning Association.


B.B.A., University of Texas

M.B.A., University of North Texas