Joan Tsuei

Vice President, Financial Advisor

2049 Century Park East
Los Angeles, CA 90067
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Understanding your life priorities is an important part of the relationship with you. It’s not just about markets and returns, it’s about what matters most to you.  I can collaborate to help create a personalized plan designed around you, your family, your goals and your aspirations.

Joan Tsuei is a Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management. She joined Bank of America in 2016 and has over 12 years of industry experience in finance. Joan manages wealth for high net worth families, corporate executives, and private business owners. Her area of focus is serving clients concerned with preserving assets, tax-efficient financial strategies and charitable giving. Additionally, she has her Retirement Accredited Financial Advisor certification to assist business owners with developing 401(k) plans and appropriate retirement benefit plan solutions. She holds the FINRA SIE, Series 7, Series 66 registrations, and Life and Health Insurance Licenses.

Joan has always had a passion in following the financial markets, analyzing business trends, and being involved in her local community. She started her career in finance in 2011 and has background in private equity, management consulting, start-up initiation, lending, and business development. She was an analyst for 4 years prior to transitioning into an advisory capacity.

Among some of her achievements, she attended college at the age of fifteen, received her Bachelor's Degree from University of California, Los Angeles, and has been rewarded with several Certificates of Special Recognition from U.S. Congress, U.S. Legislature, California Senate, and County of Los Angeles for her community involvement. Philanthropy is an area Joan is passionate about, which has led her to fundraise for charities for over 15 years.

At Bank of America Merrill, she is involved in the executive women leadership team, Women Leading Los Angeles (WLLA), is a mentor for the Women's Exchange, serves on the Multi-Cultural Women Ready to Lead (MCWRTL) Committee, is a part of the Asian Business Council, and is a co-chair of the Leadership Development Program Committee (Mentorship Program) for the SoCal Asian Leadership Network. Additionally, Joan serves as a Board Member Intern for the Asian American Professional Association. She is also the Director of Internal Affairs and executive board member of her business fraternity, Alpha Kappa Psi - L.A. Chapter. On her free time, Joan enjoys playing tennis, golf, HIIT, hiking, and exploring L.A.'s culinary scene.

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About Me

My mission, first and foremost, is to understand you and what matters most to you. Armed with that information I can ask thoughtful questions -- listening carefully, then understanding in detail where your wealth stands today and where you'd like it to be tomorrow. I help you design and implement a personalized plan intended to help you and your family pursue financial goals while helping manage investment risk. My approach is to focus on potential solutions that can help turn goals into reality.

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Joan Tsuei is registered to do business in AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, MA, MD, MI, MN, NC, NH, NJ, NV, NY, OK, OR, PA, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WV.