Todd Kaplan Todd Kaplan is a partner at Centerview Partners in the San Francisco office and has over 30 years of investment banking experience. Prior to joining Centerview, Mr. Kaplan was an executive vice chairman for Bank of America Merrill Lynch. After joining Merrill Lynch in 1986, Todd held a number of senior roles in investment banking, leading the Corporate Finance group, the Leveraged Finance group and the Capital Markets group at different times. He also served as a member of the Merrill Lynch & Co. operating committee. Mr. Kaplan graduated from Yale College and received a B.A., cum laude, in economics and mathematics.