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Vertice Capital Partners, LLC is a privately owned Registered Investment Advisory firm specializing in a combination of Traditional Asset Management and Alternative Investments. Through unyielding client fiduciary principles, our team will generate consistent, positive returns across all economic cycles, with a focus on risk mitigation.
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John J Cioffi, III - Chief Executive Officer

John began his 33 year career trading a Municipal Bond Arbitrage strategy before running several derivatives trading desks at the world’s largest Global Investment Banks. He has held positions as the Head of North and South Americas Delta One Products at Credit Lyonnais/Credit Agricole, Head of ETF trading at Bear Stearns & Co. and Senior Trader of multiple Delta One and Option books at Credit Suisse First Boston.  John focused his coursework studies in a Bachelor’s of Arts in Economics, Business Administration and Associate's of Accountancy. John also earned a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business with concentrations in Quantitative Analysis, Policy Studies and Organizational Behavioral Sciences.

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Brigid J Decker - Director Client Relations & Marketing

Brigid brings vast experience in marketing and product branding, working primarily with high profile Fortune 500 institutional clientele. Her business acumen extends beyond the traditional product offering. Brigid heads up our high net-worth client relations group, helping to manage our highly dedicated customer experience objective. Brigid holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Saint Thomas More College.

Nicolette M. HamptonCRPC® Senior Financial AdvisorSenior Vice President of Financial Planning

Nicolette started her career as a financial professional at Merrill Lynch in 2019. Prior to joining Merrill she worked as a client service associate at another wealth management firm where she developed a love for helping clients achieve their version of financial success and had the opportunity to learn the industry.


Nicolette was born and raised in Cincinnati where she continued her education at Good Samaritan College of Nursing. After five years of experience in the financial industry Nicolette knew she wanted to be able to grow her business in an environment where she would be able help every type of client big OR small. She works with a wide range of clientele, from individuals to business owners. She helps them by identifying financial blind spots and prioritizing their financial needs/ goals followed by the implementation of comprehensive financial planning and investment guidance. 


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