New York, May 2 – Each year, Barron's magazine publishes their annual "Top 100 Financial Advisors" ranking, which spotlights the leading individual financial advisors from across the U.S., and from diverse firm types, ranging from practices within Wall Street brokerage firms to independent advisories.. On this year's list, 14 UBS Financial Advisors made the grade.

Our very own Paul Tashima, a Financial Advisor in Chicago, IL, is among the top 10 on this year's list – jumping up 25 spots from his ranking in 2018.

To learn more about these Advisors and their businesses, check out the list below and visit their websites.


City & State

Douglas Braff

New York, NY

Andrew Burish

Madison, WI

Christopher Errico

New York, NY

Drew Freides

Los Angeles, CA

William Greco

Hartford, CT

Martin Halbfinger

New York, NY

Michael Jefferies

Kansas City, MO

Jason Katz

New York, NY

Louis Paster

Chicago, IL

Russell Rabito

New York, NY

L Marc Shegoski

Princeton, NJ

Scott Stackman

New York, NY

Gary Tantleff

Warren, NJ

Paul Tashima

Chicago, IL

Notes to Editors:

About UBS Global Wealth Management

As the world's largest wealth manager, UBS Global Wealth Management provides comprehensive advice, solutions and services to wealthy families and individuals around the world. Clients who work with UBS benefit from a fully integrated set of wealth management capabilities and expertise, including wealth planning, investment management, capital markets, banking, lending and institutional and corporate financial advice.

About UBS

UBS provides financial advice and solutions to wealthy, institutional and corporate clients worldwide, as well as private clients in Switzerland. UBS' strategy is centered on our leading global wealth management business and our premier universal bank in Switzerland, enhanced by Asset Management and the Investment Bank. The bank focuses on businesses that have a strong competitive position in their targeted markets, are capital efficient, and have an attractive long-term structural growth or profitability outlook.

UBS is present in all major financial centers worldwide. It has offices in 52 countries, with about 34% of its employees working in the Americas, 34% in Switzerland, 18% in the rest of Europe, the Middle East and Africa and 14% in Asia Pacific. UBS Group AG employs approximately 61,000 people around the world. Its shares are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

Media Contact

For UBS Global Wealth Management 
Laura Hastings
Tel: 212-882-5705