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Senior Financial Advisor
Senior Vice President-Wealth Management
Senior Vice President - Wealth Management
Reg Senior Client Associate
The Friedman Group serves as the financial point man for clients. We closely work with high net worth individuals and small institutions focusing on risk appropriate investment plans. We also manage liabilities utilizing the lending platforms of Merrill Lynch and Bank of America, N.A. Our focus on both sides of clients' balance sheets allows us to offer in-depth strategies for complex mulit-generatonal financial needs. We are proud to a offer combined 70 plus years of financial industry experience. We have been entrusted with $750 million in client assets as of December, 2015.
Mark Friedman - Senior Vice President-Wealth Management, Senior Financial AdvisorMark has been advising individuals, corporations and pension plans for over 40 years. Mark has been with Merrill Lynch over 20 years and previously was with Lehman Brothers. Mark has business degrees from the University of Toledo (BBA), New York Institute of Finance and post graduate studies at NYU Graduate School of Business. Mark currently resides in New York City with his wife, Robin and two children. Hallie, a speech pathologist and John, who is a Financial Advisor on the team. He is an avid golfer and collects classic cars from the 1950s.John A. Friedman - Financial AdvisorJohn joined the Friedman Group in November 2013. Before joining Merrill Lynch, he worked as an accountant at Matthews & Co, a small firm based in Midtown for two years. A graduate from Rochester Institute of Technology with a BS in Packaging Science. As a native New Yorker, John enjoys traveling, golfing, and restoring classic cars. He is an active member of "Hear Me Out", a young professionals group and serves on the HLAA NYC Chapter Board of Directors. John currently resides in New York City.Patricia M. Tenuto - Registered Senior Client AssociatePatricia joined Merrill Lynch in 1998 and the Friedman Group in January 2004. She currently has 33 years of experience in the finance industry. Her duties include client service and support. Originally from Bensonhurst, Brooklyn and she now resides in Staten Island with her husband and two children.Neither Merrill Lynch nor its Financial Advisors provide tax advice. Clients should review any planned financial transactions or arrangements that may have tax, accounting or legal implications with their personal professional advisors.
Mark Friedman is registered to do business in : AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, WA, WY
John A. Friedman is registered to do business in : CA, CT, FL, MD, MT, NJ, NY
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