eFinancial Careers spoke with Covie Edwards-Pitt, Chief Wealth Advisory Officer, on the current state of the wealth management industry. The article discusses whether the industry is facing a shortage of financial advisers, and specifically what Ballentine Partners does to nurture employees. Though some believe that there aren’t as many people interested in the field, Edwards-Pitt recognizes that there are many interested and capable recent graduates worth investing time in.

“We not only talk about the opportunity for growth, but we prove it by promoting internally and having existing examples of senior executives who started in more junior positions.
“We have structured our practice in a way that gives junior and mid-level employees independence and autonomy, giving them the opportunity to take on as much as they want and can handle and to prove their abilities,” she said.

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