Michael Kaufman

MANAGING DIRECTOR & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, CLIENT SOLUTIONS GROUP

Michael Kaufman is a Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer of the Client Solutions Group at Bridge Investment Group. Michael focuses on strategic initiatives, sales optimization, infrastructure improvements and team management. Prior to joining Bridge in 2022, Michael was an Executive Director at JP Morgan where he spent over 10 years. His roles at JP Morgan were focused on Wealth Management, both in the Private Bank and in the Chase Wealth Management channels. Michael has extensive experience overseeing advisor sales, strategic growth initiatives and all aspects of the discretionary client offering from product development through delivery. Michael began his career in major gifts fundraising before moving to financial services at Alliance Bernstein on the Alternatives Sales and Client Service and Product Development teams. He received his Bachelors of Arts degree from Georgetown University where he majored in Psychology and Theology.