Christopher Raup, CLF

President & CEO

Chris Raup is securities and insurance licensed in PA, MD, NY, OH, CO and CT
Christopher founded Paladin Financial Services in 1998. Since then, his personalized approach to serving his clients has facilitated the firm’s growth.Christopher has dedicated his career to providing a full range of service and products with proven performance records. His thorough approach to wealth creation and preservation provides focused solutions for successful professionals, small business owners and retirees. His dedication to optimizing a client’s financial potential is the driving force in the firm’s mission. Christopher’s clients depend on his integrity and ethical consultation.

Dedicated to service, Christopher is a retired Major in the PA Army National Guard with over 20 years of service. A Field Artillery / Fire Support Officer, he is an Iraq War combat veteran (Ar Ramadi, 2006). His service also included multiple overseas assignments, including Egypt, Germany and Bosnia. He currently serves as a Senior Patroller of the National Ski Patrol (NSP), Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA – Level II certified), and is Founder and CEO of the Wounded Warrior Patrol, Inc., a non-profit organization that provides snow-sports recreational therapy trips for wounded warriors and their family. In his leisure time, Christopher enjoys spending time with his family, working on his alpaca ranch, and the challenge of many sports.