About CRI

Richard M. DeMartini

Crestview Partners
New York, NY

Rich DeMartini joined Crestview as a partner in 2005. Retired after 26 years at Morgan Stanley where he served as chairman and chief executive officer of the International Private Client Group, Mr. DeMartini’s career at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter included roles as president of Individual Asset Management and co-president of Dean Witter & Company, Inc., and chairman of Discover Card. He also was a member of the Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Management Committee.

More recently, he served as president of the Bank of America Asset Management Group from March 2001 until December 2004. At Bank of America, Mr. DeMartini was responsible for all wealth and asset management activities. He was also a member of Bank of America’s Operating Committee.

He has served as chairman of the board of the Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. and vice chairman of the board of the National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc.  

Mr. DeMartini currently serves as a director on the boards of Munder Capital Management, Capital Bank, and Martin Currie. He also is a director of Partners Capital. Additionally, Mr. DeMartini serves as a trustee of the Cancer Research Institute and the Whitney Museum of American Art.

Mr. DeMartini is a graduate of San Diego State University.