Gary K. Blum, CPA

Education and Training:

University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business- 1997

B.S. in Economics with a concentration in Accounting

Certified Public Accountant

NYS Life, Accident and Health

Series 7, 24, 63, 65

About Gary:

Gary is a seasoned financial professional with over 15 years of experience in the hedge fund industry serving as the CFO of a long/short equity fund as well overseeing client relationship teams within Prime Finance organizations for two large broker/dealers. After working with hedge fund clients at Citibank and Goldman Sachs for the majority of his career Gary decided to join Strategies for Wealth; where he was previously a very happy client, to help individuals best plan for and protect their financial future. By working one-on-one with clients Gary has been able to help boost his clients’ economic confidence and make smart, strategic decisions about their financial health.

Originally from New Jersey, Gary now lives with his wife and two daughters in Chappaqua, NY. Gary enjoys spending time with his family, watching the Seattle Seahawks, playing softball and reading.


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