Christopher Somers

Director | Business Development Officer | San Francisco

560 Mission Street, Suite 2800, San Francisco, CA 94105







Chris began his career in investment and wealth management in 2014 with Lincoln Financial Group in the San Francisco Bay Area where he served on the business development team, focused primarily on healthcare professionals. His experience also includes time at Merrill Lynch as a wealth management advisor where he consulted with high net-worth individuals, families, and business owners to assist them with making strategic financial decisions. Most recently, Chris worked at ICONIQ Capital as a family office advisor serving some of the world’s most influential families and an array of mission-driven institutions. Chris came to Freestone in 2023, joining the firm to assist in the introduction of Freestone to new clients, as well as developing relationships with channel partners throughout the Pacific Northwest.


Chris earned his Master of Science in Management and Leadership, with a concentration in Socially, Environmentally, and Ethically Responsible Business Strategy from the Pepperdine Graziadio Business School and his BA in Communication from Saint Mary’s College of California.

Outside Freestone

Chris is a California native and currently resides in San Francisco. In his free time, Chris enjoys travelling, skiing in Tahoe, and cheering on his hometown teams the San Francisco 49ers, Golden State Warriors, and San Francisco Giants