Melissa M. Babb
Senior Managing Director
is responsible for all aspects of sales and marketing in the Southeast and Midwest regions of the United States.
Prior to joining HMC in 2008, Ms. Babb served as a Managing Director in the Atlanta office of JPMorgan Private Bank where she was responsible for relationship management for ultra high net worth clients in the Southeast.
Before moving to Atlanta in 2004, Ms. Babb headed the Morgan Plus Investment Group of JPMorgan Private Bank in New York, the team that performs manager due diligence and reporting.
In the 1990s, as a capital markets specialist on the New York trading floor of JPMorgan Securities Inc.
, Ms. Babb
structured public market financings and hedging transactions for the U.S. Government Agencies and also Fortune 500 companies in the Midwest.
She began her Wall Street career in 1984 as a fixed income and derivatives specialist in New York and London with Merrill Lynch.
Ms. Babb holds a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from New York University Stern School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Princeton University.
She is a member of the Board of Directors for the YMCA of Metropolitan Atlanta.
holds FINRA/NASD Series 7, 8, 24 and 63 licenses.
In October 2004, Ms. Babb
was named one of "The Nation's Top 100 Wealth Advisors" by Worth Magazine