Oppenheimer & Co., Chicago, has hired John E. Gilchrist, former chairman of First Chicago Capital Markets Inc., as senior vice president. He will develop investment strategies for high-net-worth clients.

Mr. Gilchrist, a founding director of the First Chicago Section 20 securities affiliate, was chairman from 1988 to 1995. He left following the announcement of the bank's merger with NBD Bancorp.

Previously, Mr. Gilchrist was senior vice president at First National Bank of Chicago, managing its public finance group.

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