Dan Anderson

Managing Director, Senior Resident Director
NMLS #38861

1020 Boston Post Road
Darien, CT 06820
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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.

Dan Anderson started his career at Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in 1992 after graduating from Roger Williams University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business and Finance. Dan has served as Senior Resident Director of the Darien office since its opening in 1999. Also a Managing Director, his focus is on developing strategies and advice for individuals and their families by understanding their short- and long-term financial objectives. 
Dan and his wife, Jen, reside in Darien along with their three children. As a native of this town, he is very active in the community, supporting and volunteering with many local organizations. Dan is an active firefighter for Darien Volunteer Fire Department. He has volunteered for over 30 years and was president for 14 of those years.
Community involvement is an integral part of how we interact with clients and communities. We are enthusiastically involved with volunteering and fundraising for organizations such as The Community Fund of Darien . Let us show you how our professionalism and dedicated client service could benefit you and your family. Contact us at your earliest convenience.

Forbes "Best-in-State Wealth Advisors", 2018-2024
(Published annually Jan – April. Rankings based on data as of June 30 of prior year.)
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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.

Meet Our Professional Staff
Susan Fast
Assistant Vice President, Registered Wealth Management Client Associate
Michael C Mancuso,


Officer, Registered Wealth Management Client Associate
Erica L Westfall
Assistant Vice President, Wealth Management Associate
Alexis P Becroft
Assistant Vice President, Wealth Management Associate
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Daniel F Anderson is registered to do business in AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, PR, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VI, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY.