About Great Point

Our mission is to be a transformative financial services platform providing solutions for independent advisors, professional traders, investment bankers, and their clients.

Innovative Investments & Technology Solutions Since 2001

For over twenty years, Great Point Capital has been providing independent, holistic wealth management, investment banking and capital market services. Founded and staffed by professional traders, bankers and experienced wealth managers. Great Point delivers the unique combination of local, customized services with a national brand and deep resources.

Who We Serve

Thoughtful high net worth investors and their families, experienced professional traders and their teams, advisory teams looking for a uniquely powerful partner and home and business owners looking for access to and advice with mergers and acquisitions and the debt and equity capital markets.

High Net Worth Investors

Over 20 Years of Wealth Management,
Investment Banking, and Capital Market Services

Independent Advisors

Great Point Capital provides industry leading technology and support to help advisors with an independent spirit manage their practice and their business.

Professional Traders

Founded by professional traders, Great Point has been serving this community for over twenty years. Trading is literally in our corporate DNA.

Our Partners

Peter Karnowski

Peter is a Principal with the Wealth Management Group at Great Point Capital. He joined the firm in 2011. He has over twenty-five years of experience guiding individuals and institutions to achieve their financial goals. In addition to his existing client responsibilities, Peter also assists in the recruitment of individual advisors and teams to join the Great Point team. Peter has a BA in Psychology from DePaul University.


John Neppel


John joined Great Point Capital in 2009 and is a Principal with our Wealth Management Group. He has particular expertise in the origination, analysis and selection of alternative investments strategies. John works hard to balance lofty goals with realistic expectations for the markets. He employs a mix of asset allocation and targeted investments to reach desired levels of return while limiting the amount of risk. John has a BA in Economics from the University of Iowa.


James Lynch

Senior Managing Director
Jim joined Great Point Capital in early 2020 to lead our Advisor Recruitment and Team Building. Jim is a nationally recognized industry leader, with almost thirty years of experience building and managing private wealth management teams. Jim has a BA in Communications and Public Relations from Quincy University.

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Keegan De Silva

Senior Analyst
Keegan joined Great Point Capital in 2018. He manages all due-diligence data among both private and public offerings offered through the firm. He evaluates investment opportunities, creates detailed financial models, analyzes valuations, conducts extensive company and industry due diligence. Keegan also interfaces with legal and accounting advisers, lending partners and industry consultants and communicates with current portfolio company management as well as potential acquisition management. Keegan has a BA in Economics from Elon University and an MBA from the Quinlan School of Business at the Loyola University of Chicago.


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