Financial Planning has selected Brent Brodeski, chief executive officer of Savant Capital Management, as one of the “17 People Advisors Should Watch in 2017.”
Brodeski has been described as one of the industry’s leaders due to Savant’s new capital structure, which will provide more than $50 million for future deals, according to a company news release. Savant manages more than $4.7 million in assets, employs over 140 team members and is often recognized among the top wealth managers in America.
Brodeski co-founded the company in 1986. Savant has several offices throughout Illinois and locations in Wisconsin and Virginia.
In 2016, he was mentioned in Forbes’ list of America’s Top Wealth Advisors. He has also consistently received recognition from Financial Planning Magazine; Financial Advisor Magazine; InvestmentNews; and Barron’s Magazine. In the latter, he was recognized as a top adviser in the United States.
In addition to Brodeski, Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan; Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen; Andrew Puzder, nominated to be Secretary of Labor; and Fidelity Chairwoman and CEO Abigal Johnson were named to the Financial Planning list.