Cetera Holdings, the holding firm of Cetera Monetary Group, introduced on Wednesday it appointed former Constancy Investments government Mike Durbin as its new CEO.
“We’re extraordinarily excited to welcome Mike to the workforce and stay up for working collectively to attain long-term success for Cetera and our advisors,” Cetera Monetary Group CEO Adam Antoniades mentioned in a press release. “Mike’s deep experience and background within the RIA, retirement and custody and clearing house, in addition to his confirmed observe document of management and innovation, will assist Cetera additional solidify its place as the last word vacation spot for monetary advisors and establishments.”
Durbin may also function a member of the Cetera board of administrators, in line with the corporate. Antoniades will proceed to function Cetera Monetary’s CEO and as a member of the board of administrators.
In December 2022, Durbin stepped down as head of Constancy Institutional, a task he had held since October 2017, following a number of different management roles on the firm. Durbin had initially joined Constancy in 2009 after nearly 20 years with Morgan Stanley. He had most lately been serving as a senior advisor to Constancy CEO Abby Johnson.
Throughout his tenure at Constancy, Durbin oversaw massive adjustments, from serving to to launch and promote the establishment’s know-how platform for RIAs, WealthCentral, to its eventual merging with Constancy’s brokerage platform to create a hybrid providing referred to as WealthScape.
“I’m honored to hitch a thriving trade chief at a pivotal time within the monetary recommendation trade,” Durbin acknowledged. “Cetera is properly positioned for exponential progress by persevering with to ship new and revolutionary capabilities to advisors by its Wealth Hub, and really meet the altering wants of at present’s prime advisors. I stay up for working alongside such a rare workforce within the service of economic professionals and establishments.”
Based in 1983, Cetera now has greater than 8,000 advisors throughout its platforms—Cetera Advisors, Cetera Advisor Networks, Cetera Funding Providers and Cetera Monetary Specialists, all FINRA/SIPC-registered. Backed by non-public fairness agency Genstar Capital, the Cetera community on the finish of final 12 months claimed round $322 billion in property below administration and $115 billion below administration.