Awards and Industry Recognition

Forbes

Top Wealth Management Teams Best-In-State
2024

About Keith

Keith 'KR' Ward is an Executive Director and Wealth Advisor at J.P. Morgan Wealth Management.

KR serves the needs of some of the most prominent clients in the area, including senior corporate executives, successful business owners, Wall Street professionals and hedge fund principals. He partners with the firm's highly skilled investment and wealth planning professionals to offer families, endowments and foundations a full array of capital market strategies to address their complex goals.

Over the course of a 30-year, award-winning career, KR has gained a deep understanding of the challenges accompanying concentrated positions and the need to mitigate risk. Most recently, he worked at Merrill Lynch for ten years, where he was a member of the Chairman's Club and the Circle of Excellence. Previously, KR was a Senior Vice President at Morgan Stanley and earlier was with UBS. He joined J.P. Morgan to provide clients with the hands-on attention of a boutique firm coupled with the global strength of one of the most renowned financial institutions in the world. KR earned a B.A. in Business from Concordia College and attended Northeastern University.

Benevolence is one of KR's core values, and he is Board Director at Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich, where he was formerly a National Boy of The Year. He is also heavily involved with Patient AirLift Services (PALS) and Shatterproof, a national organization focused on fighting opioid addiction.

KR lives in Greenwich, CT, with his wife, Maria. They enjoy spending quality time with their three Millennials.

Insights

Markets

Quick shot: President Biden bows out of the election – now what?

July 22, 2024After weeks of growing calls from Democrats to step aside, President Joe Biden has officially dropped out of the 2024 election.Read Now
Outlook

Three big surprises that could drive markets in the second half

July 22, 2024We consider three ways markets could take investors by surprise in the second half of the year – and what each development might look like.Read Now
Markets

What’s driving the rotation into small-cap stocks?

July 19, 2024There’s been a recent surge in small-cap stocks. What’s causing it, and what does it mean for investors?Read Now
Personalized guidance begins with a conversation.
Access the firm-wide capabilities of a global financial leader at your side. Take the next step to unlock new opportunities that align with your financial goals.