With over 30 years of experience in managing assets for wealthy and ultra-wealthy individuals, Dean is regarded as one of the industry’s top wealth management professionals. He was ranked by Worth/Robb Report as one of the Nation’s Top 100 Wealth Advisors from 2005-2010**** and as one of the Top 1,000 Financial Advisors by Barron’s magazine from 2009-2017*. Dean was recognized by Washington CEO Magazine as one of Washington's Top 25 Financial Advisors in 2006 **and by Seattle Magazine as a 2012-2017 FIVE STAR: Best in Client Satisfaction Wealth Managers***. The Financial Times has also recognized Dean by naming him to their elite list of Top 400 Financial Advisors*** for 2015, 2016, 2017.
As of 2012 Dean is a member of Morgan Stanley's Chairman’s Club, a distinction awarded to the firm’s top Financial Advisors. He has achieved the title of Managing Director - awarded to a select group of Morgan Stanley’s premier wealth management advisors. He received his undergraduate degree in Business at the University of Washington in Seattle. Dean began his career at Drexel Burnham Lambert in Seattle and has been employed by Morgan Stanley and its predecessor Smith Barney since 1989.
Dean has been active in guild activity and fundraising for Children's Hospital in Seattle, one of the nation's top children's uncompensated care hospitals. He resides with his family in Medina, WA. Dean is an active soccer dad and avid tennis player.
Securities Agent: AK, AR, AZ, CA, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, LA, MA, MT, NC, NV, NY, OR, PA, TX, UT, VA, WA, WY; General Securities Representative; Investment Advisor Representative; Transactional Futures/Commodities; Managed Futures
Securities Agent: AK, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, KS, LA, MA, MN, MT, NM, NV, NY, OR, PA, TX, UT, VA, WA, WY; General Securities Representative; Investment Advisor Representative; Transactional Futures/Commodities; Managed Futures