St. Louis-based Archford Capital Strategies welcomes Chad Stafko to its Wealth Management team

St. Louis-based Archford Capital Strategies welcomes Chad Stafko to its Wealth Management team

ST. LOUIS (January 29, 2016) – Wealth management firm, Archford Capital Strategies, proudly welcomes to its team, Chad Stafko, a Certified Financial Planner and Certified Investment Analyst. Stafko comes to Archford with over 16 years of experience in Discretionary Asset Management with a regional trust company.

Stafko will join the firm at its Swansea, Illinois location, and will serve as a member of the Investment Policy Committee. “I am thrilled to be joining the brilliant, locally-based team at Archford, where I will be able to maintain the fiduciary standard my clients expect, while also providing them with increased attention to their specific financial needs. I cannot imagine a better fit for my clients and me than Archford Capital,” said Stafko.

Archford is an independent, locally-based, full-service wealth management firm, and adheres to a truly fiduciary standard. With a team holding over 25 industry-leading professional designations and advanced degrees, the firm manages over a half billion dollars in assets and custom-manages several methods of investing and asset allocation. Archford’s custodian is Pershing, LLC, a BNY Mellon company which has been a leading global provider of financial business solutions for over 75 years and serves many of the world’s most respected financial organizations.

Stafko holds an MBA, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Finance, from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. He lives in Freeburg with his wife and two sons, and is an active member of his church there, serving as a deacon and running the youth leadership program.

“We are excited and honored to welcome Chad to Archford Capital. Along with his professional experience and credentials, he is sure to prove to be a valuable asset and great addition to our team,” said Archford CEO, Jim Maher.

About Archford Capital Strategies

Archford Capital Strategies, a private wealth management firm founded by James D. Maher, is represented by a skilled team of wealth management advisors with more than 25 professional designations, accreditations and certifications. Based in St. Louis, Missouri, Archford Capital Strategies offers a wide range of financial services to clients and closely held businesses. They offer planning solutions for concentrated stock strategies, foundation management, retirement plan management, credit needs, and wealth transfer strategies. They specialize in Business Transition and work with closely held businesses on business valuation, buyer intelligence, ESOP structures, transition, recapitalization, and liquidity strategies.


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