John Mathews is a Group Managing Director and Head of Private Wealth Management (PWM) and Ultra High Net Worth (UHNW) for Wealth Management USA. He is also member of the WM USA Management Committee.
Leading the advisors who serve our wealthiest clients
In his role, John oversees the strategic direction and management of PWM. He plays an instrumental role in coordinating the delivery of the full range of the firm’s resources, which includes the integration of global solutions from the Investment Bank, Asset Management and the Private Bank.
To help streamline UBS's UNHW offerings and service, John is ultimately responsible for the Business Development Group, which acts as a liaison between the Investment Bank, Asset Management and Wealth Management; Family Advisory Services; and the Global Family Office.
Previously at UBS
John has been with UBS and its predecessor companies since 1994, when he joined PaineWebber as Financial Advisor from E.F. Hutton & Co. He parlayed his experience as an Advisor as he took on roles as a Branch Manager, Complex Manager and then Regional Director for the Southeast Region. Under John’s leadership, the Southeast Region was consistently a top performer and was named Region of the Year in 2012.
John earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Florida.
Community involvement/board mandates
John is on the University of Florida Academic Foundation Board.