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Rush Benton, CFA®

Rush Benton, CFA®

Senior Director,
Strategic Wealth

  • Chattanooga, TN
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Advisor Group

Rush leads our wealth management acquisition strategy and is based out of Raleigh, NC.

Rush joined CAPTRUST in 2013 and is responsible for growing the firm’s private wealth assets through the acquisition of independent, fee-based registered investment advisors. Prior to joining the firm, Rush served as co-founder and CEO of WealthTrust, one of the first consolidators of RIAs.

Rush earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Vanderbilt University and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) designation. He has been in the industry since 1984.


  • Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Vanderbilt University

Industry Designations

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®)

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Raleigh, NC

4208 Six Forks Rd.
Suite 1700
Raleigh, NC 27609
Phone 800.216.0645