Who Are the Industry's Top Branch Managers?

Thomas Walrond Thomas Walrond

Thomas Walrond
Complex Manager
Raymond James & Associates, Bala Cynwyd, Pa.
Number of advisors: 62
Branch AuM: $4.4 billion
Branch Revenue: $35 million

Stephen Viets Stephen Viets

Stephen Viets
Managing Director
Wells Fargo Advisors, Las Vegas
Number of advisors: 25
Branch AuM: $5.6 billion
Branch Revenue: More than $12 million

Jeffrey Reiss Jeffrey Reiss

Jeffrey Reiss
Complex Manager, Senior VP
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Jericho, N.Y.
Number of advisors: 135
Branch AuM: $10.5 billion
Branch Revenue: $93 million

Frank LaRosa Frank LaRosa

Frank LaRosa
Complex Manager, Senior VP
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Mt. Laurel, N.J.
Number of advisors: 172
Branch AuM: $14.2 billion
Branch Revenue: $115 million

Sin Kwoun Sin Kwoun

Sin Kwoun
Branch Manager
Wells Fargo Advisors, Washington, DC
Number of advisors: 37
Branch AuM: $1.7 billion
Branch Revenue: $2.7 million

Michael Hines Michael Hines

Michael Hines
President, Consolidated Planning Corp.
Raymond James Financial, Atlanta
Number of advisors: 6
Branch AuM: $402.8 million
Branch Revenue: $2.7 million

Catherine Galgano Catherine Galgano

Catherine Galgano
Complex Manager, Senior VP
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Hartford, Conn.
Number of advisors: 110
Branch AuM: $8.3 billion
Branch Revenue: $60 million

Frank Drago Frank Drago

Frank Drago
Senior VP Wealth Management
Citi Personal Wealth, New York, New Jersey
Number of advisors: 73
Branch AuM: $8.4 billion
Branch Revenue: $33.9 million

John Decker John Decker

John Decker
Managing Director, Branch Manager
UBS Financial Services, New York, NY
Number of advisors: 150
Branch AuM: Over $15 billion
Branch Revenue: More than $100 million

J. Steven Austin J. Steven Austin

J. Steven Austin
Managing Director, Complex Manager
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, Birmingham, Mich.
Number of advisors: 169
Branch AuM: $13.3 billion
Branch Revenue: $100 million

Who Are the Industry's Top Branch Managers? Who Are the Industry's Top Branch Managers?

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