Rapidly Expanding Chicago Wealth Management Firm – Aaron Wealth Advisors – Adds Veteran Industry Leader, Jennifer Barry, CFA As Managing Director and Investment Advisor
Firm Supervises $840 Million in Individual and Institutional Client Assets
NEW YORK, NY, January 13, 2021 – Leading former Goldman Sachs private wealth advisor Gary Hirschberg, CEO of Aaron Wealth Advisors, today announced he has expanded his firm with the addition of veteran industry leader Jennifer Barry. She joins as Investment Advisor, Managing Director in Chicago responsible for providing comprehensive wealth management services to individuals, families, and related institutions for Aaron Wealth Advisors.
“After much due diligence, I’m excited to join Aaron Wealth Advisors, a fast-growing independent firm with an entrepreneurial spirit. I’m looking forward to working with the Aaron Wealth team and utilizing my extensive experience with institutional money managers to service wealthy clients on a more personal level,” said Ms. Barry.
Aaron Wealth Advisors has expanded rapidly in recent months. On October 1, 2020, Aaron Wealth Advisors announced the addition of two new professionals: Investment Advisor and Managing Director, Adrianna Stasiuk, and Director of Investments, Toby Stannard. Aaron Wealth Advisors currently supervises $840 million in individual and institutional assets.
“Aaron Wealth has had tremendous momentum over the last few months, and we are thrilled to welcome Jennifer, a seasoned financial professional, to the Aaron Wealth family. She is a veteran investment professional with significant expertise and proven management experience with deep roots in Chicago, Metro Detroit, and the broader Midwest,” according to Gary Hirschberg, CEO of Aaron Wealth Advisors.
Ms. Barry, CFA, joins Aaron Wealth from a 26-year career at Citigroup where she was a Regional Sales Manager/Managing Director, Institutional Equity Sales in Chicago. In that role, she was both a manager of a team of sales professionals as well as an active senior sales producer. Prior to her management role in Chicago, Ms. Barry was a senior sales producer in the Citi Boston office from 1997 to 2009. She was a financial analyst at Salomon Brothers in High Yield Capital Markets from 1994-1996.
Ms. Barry graduated from the University of Michigan in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and earned the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation in 2000. She served as the Co-Head of the Citigroup Chicago Women’s Network as well as Co-Head of the Illinois Leadership Council. Ms. Barry was chosen for multiple leadership programs at Citigroup, including the Global Women’s Leadership Development program. She is a three-time recipient of the Citigroup Corporate Citizenship Award for Leadership and efforts above and beyond in the areas of Recruiting, Program Management, Diversity, and General Corporate Citizenship.
About Aaron Wealth Advisors
Aaron Wealth Advisors is a registered independent advisory firm dedicated to helping successful entrepreneurs, sophisticated investors, multi-generational families, and family offices manage the complex business of their wealth. Aaron Wealth Advisors is a member of the Dynasty Financial Partners Network of independent advisory firms.