Ron Pillar will bring over 30 years of wealth management experience to the UBS Private Wealth Management team by joining the firm as a financial advisor in South Florida. He will work with Integra Partners, a local group led by advisors Brian Beraha, Vicente del Rio and Horacio Aguirre. In addition to managing ultra-high-net-worth individuals and families, Pillar will help business owners working within the technology, media and telecommunications (“TMT”) sector.
“We’ve seen an increase in business owners with TMT companies looking for financial advice in this market,” says Karl Ruppert, South Florida Complex Director at UBS Private Wealth Management. “Ron’s expertise in serving clients across this growth sector will allow us to increasingly serve new and existing clients in South Florida. We’re excited to welcome him to UBS.”
Pillar’s experience in investment banking experience includes working with clients across technology sectors, focusing on software and communications. He was most recently at Pillar Capital Advisors, LLC, an independent M&A and capital-raising advisory firm he founded in 2014. He also served as Managing Director and Head of J.P. Morgan’s Technology Investment Banking Group.
“Our team is very excited to work with someone of Ron’s caliber,” Beraha says, Managing Director and Financial Advisor at UBS Private Wealth Management. “His unique skillset and background will be an invaluable asset to our business owner clients as they look to consider transactions and embark on succession planning.”
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