Date: 02.04.19

Cetera Welcomes New Chief Human Resources Officer, Jeannie Finkel

Los Angeles, CA – Cetera welcomes Jeannie Finkel as Chief Human Resources Officer for the organization, overseeing all aspects of human resources, including culture, employee engagement, organizational design, and talent management.

Robert “RJ” Moore, Chief Executive Officer of Cetera, said, “We are excited to extend a warm welcome to Jeannie. Our ability to attract top talent like Jeannie to guide us in nurturing the right culture is one of the most significant ways we can give our advisors the best experience possible. I’m confident that Jeannie’s passion for assisting others, driving results and creating a high-performing environment is the right formula to continue to help build Cetera’s client-focused culture and advance an Advice-Centric Experience.”

Finkel has over 20 years of experience as a human resources practitioner, as well as over 10 years in external recruiting roles. She most recently held the position of Chief Administrative Officer at Cydcor, where she played an integral role in organizational design and overseeing HR. Jeannie has previously served as a senior HR leader, business focused executive team member and trusted advisor to senior management for companies such as Charles Schwab, Countrywide Financial and Trust Company of the West. Her HR expertise areas include change management, talent management, building organization capability, and design and implementation of practical, contemporary HR strategies and solutions.

“I’m thrilled to be returning to financial services, and by the opportunity to play a role in Cetera’s exciting present and promising future,” said Finkel. “I believe it’s great people that make an organization a great place to work and do business with, and I am honored to become part of the stellar team at Cetera.”

About Cetera Financial Group®

Cetera Financial Group ("Cetera") is a leading network of independent firms empowering the delivery of professional financial advice to individuals, families and company retirement plans across the country through trusted financial advisors and financial institutions. Cetera is the second-largest independent financial advisor network in the nation by number of advisors, as well as a leading provider of retail services to the investment programs of banks and credit unions.

Through its multiple distinct firms, Cetera offers independent and institutions-based advisors the benefits of a large, established broker-dealer and registered investment adviser, while serving advisors and institutions in a way that is customized to their needs and aspirations. Advisor support resources offered through Cetera include award-winning wealth management and advisory platforms, comprehensive broker-dealer and registered investment adviser services, practice management support and innovative technology. For more information, visit cetera.com.

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