Richmond G. Bernhardt IIIManaging Principal, Financial Advisor

  • 3348 Peachtree Road, North East
    Suite 1420
    Atlanta, GA 30326
  • 404.201.6462
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Rick joined CAPTRUST in 2002 as managing principal and is responsible for providing retirement plan advisory services to corporate fiduciaries as well as wealth management services to high-net-worth investors, corporate executives and business owners. Prior to joining the firm, Rick  spent over 18 years as a Partner and Managing Director for Ernst & Young’s Corporate Finance Group, and has worked in the industry since 1985.


  • Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and political science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Master of Business Administration degree from Kenan-Flagler Graduate School of Business at UNC

Personal Profile

Greensboro, NC
Favorite Book or Movie:
The Greatest Game Ever Played and Meet Joe Black
Ideal Dinner Guest:
Anderson Cooper, Greg Norman, and Peggy Noonan
Words to Live By:
What does the Lord require of you but to do justice, love kindnesss and walk humbly with your God.
Qualities I Admire in People:
Principle, optimism, and self-effacing