Christopher P. Mikus, CFA, CFP®


Chris joined Birch Hill in 2012. Previously, he was a Senior Associate at State Street Wealth Management Services. Altogether, he has more than a decade of experience in the financial services industry.

A graduate of Kenyon College, where he majored in History, Chris has an MBA from the Questrom School of Business at Boston University. He is a CFA Charterholder and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™. Chris is a member of the St. Francis House Investment Committee.

Christopher Mikus

Q: What do you think Birch Hill’s best qualities are?
A: Birch Hill combines a thoughtful approach to fundamental analysis with a high level of portfolio customization for each of our clients. Additionally, the culture at Birch Hill challenges and rewards self-motivated employees, creating a robust environment that underlies our commitment to our clients.

Q: What about what you do brings you the most personal satisfaction?
A: I love that every day is different, and I have the freedom and encouragement to experiment and develop my own solutions.

Q: When you’re not working, how do you spend your time?
A: I try to spend as much time as possible with my wife and son. I also make too many trips to Home Depot.

Q: When someone asks you what you do for a living, what do you tell them?
A: I tell them I work at a fast-growing boutique investment firm.

Q: What words do you live by?
A: “If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.” Steve Jobs.