Dave Capelle

First Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
NMLS #885873

101 Derby St Suite 100
Hingham, MA 02043
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As your Merrill advisor, the focus in working with you is to connect all aspects of your financial life to help you prioritize and pursue the goals that matter most to you.

David leads an experienced goals-based wealth management group providing customized financial strategies.  David spends much of his time learning about clients’ current needs, concerns and future aspirations. Backed by the vast resources and investment insights of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and the banking strength of Bank of America, he develops customized strategies and recommendations for the various life scenarios clients may face many of whom are business owners, entrepreneurs, financial services executives and corporate executives.  David’s goals are to exceed their expectations with exceptional service and personalized attention as well as to be an objective financial resource and collaborator in matters large and small. His mission is to provide clarity, understanding and transparency for client's financial matters and have a meaningful and lasting impact on their lives.  

David joined Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in 2011 and has been in the financial services his entire career.  As a former Investment Specialist, David brings over 23 years of consulting experience working with private individuals, business owners, corporate retirement plans and nonprofit organizations. David has spoken at industry conferences for the Financial Planning Association and Investment Management Consultants Association.

David double majored and graduated from University of Rhode Island with a BA in Economics and Political Science. David has earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM (CFP®) certification and Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) certification, certified by the Investments & Wealth Institute™ and in conjunction with the University of California – Haas Business School. David firmly believes continuing education is essential for serving the best interests of clients.  

David was born and raised on the South Shore and now lives in Scituate, Massachusetts with his wife Beth and their four children. He has been actively involved in their community as a Trustee for South Shore Hospital, Board of Directors at South Shore Elder Services, Government Affairs Committee Member at the South Shore Chamber of Commerce and former Chairman of the Town of Scituate Capital Planning Committee, Public Building Commission and School Building Committee.  David also coaches youth hockey for the South Shore Seahawks and baseball for Scituate Little League.   David enjoys spending free time with his family either on their boat fishing, skiing or golfing.

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Wealth Management Lending Officer
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Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. (CFP Board) owns the certification marks CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and the CFP® (with plaque design) in the United States, which it authorizes use of by individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.
David Capelle is registered to do business in AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, KS, MA, MD, ME, MI, MO, NC, NH, NJ, NV, NY, OR, PA, RI, SC, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI.
Investments & Wealth Institute™ (The Institute) is the owner of the certification marks CIMA® and Certified Investment Management Analyst®. Use of CIMA®, and/or Certified Investment Management Analyst® signifies that the user has successfully completed the Institute’s initial and ongoing credentialing requirements for investment management professionals.