John S. Martin, AIF®Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor

  • 4208 Six Forks Road
    Suite 1700
    Raleigh, NC 27609
  • 919.870.6822
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John joined CAPTRUST in 1994 as senior vice president, financial advisor and is responsible for providing retirement plan advisory services to corporate fiduciaries. Prior to joining the firm, John served as financial advisor at Smith Barney specializing in business development and client account management, and has worked in the industry since 1991. John is also very active in the community having served on the Board of Directors for BandTogether and currently serving on the Board of StepUp Ministry and the Western Carolina University Board of Visitors.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in business administration at Western Carolina University


  • Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®)


  • 2018 Financial Times 401 Top Retirement Plan Advisor
  • Finalist of PLANSPONSOR Magazine Advisor of the Year in 2004
  • 2017 Financial Times 401 Top Retirement Plan Advisor

Personal Profile

Morganton, NC
Favorite Book or Movie:
Atlas Shrugged and Amadeus
Ideal Dinner Guest:
My wife, son, and daughter: Suzy, Ian, and Scotland Martin
Words to Live By:
Nobody who ever gave his best regretted it.
Qualities I Admire in People:
Honesty, people that help others, and determination
Favorite Philanthropy:
StepUp Ministry