Larry Tekler Named Senior Director and Team Leader in Newport Beach

BNY Mellon Wealth Management has named Larry Tekler as Senior Director, Team Leader in Newport Beach, CA. Larry leads a talented group of Wealth Managers and Associates to deliver a broad and holistic set of wealth management solutions to business owners, families, family offices, and other clients with complex financial needs in the Newport Beach market.

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., July 29, 2020-- BNY Mellon Wealth Management has named Larry Tekler as Senior Director, Team Leader in Newport Beach, CA. Larry leads a talented group of Wealth Managers and Associates to deliver a broad and holistic set of wealth management solutions to business owners, families, family offices, and other clients with complex financial needs in the Newport Beach market. Larry reports directly to West Regional President Rob Kricena.

Larry joins BNY Mellon Wealth Management from a personal family office he founded, focused on private investments in individual real estate transactions and partnership investments. Prior to that, Larry served as Managing Director, Head of Investments for the Western Region of The Citi Private Bank. He was also Senior Vice President and Regional Managing Director with Wells Fargo Family Wealth.

"With 30 years of industry experience working with ultra-high-net-worth clients and leading teams, Larry brings a unique understanding of the issues and concerns that our clients are facing today," said Kricena. "His deep knowledge and sophistication in delivering Wealth Management solutions will support our Active Wealth framework to meet clients' long-term financial aspirations."

Larry has a MBA degree in Finance from University of California, Irvine and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, Finance from San Diego State University. He also completed executive education programs with the London School of Economics and Harvard Business School.

In his community, Larry serves as a volunteer for The First Tee Orange County and has served as co-chair and member of the Orange County Tax Oversight Committee.

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