Chicago-based RMB Capital promoted Partner and Chief of Staff Michele Francisco to lead the company’s wealth management business, according to a news release.

Francisco succeeds former President of Wealth Management Dimitri Eliopoulos, who departed the firm at the end of January to pursue another opportunity. Francisco is working side-by-side with CEO and co-Chief Investment Officer Dick Burridge as she transitions into her new role later this year.

Francisco, a Certified Financial Planner, joined RMB in 2005.