CHICAGO – Jack Thurman, managing partner of BKD Family Office (BKDFO), is pleased to announce the addition of Bret Farris as a director in the Chicago practice. Farris, who will serve as a senior advisor to ultra-affluent families, brings more than 19 years of wealth management industry experience.
“We are very pleased to add Bret to our team of experienced wealth management professionals in the Chicago market,” Thurman said.
Before joining BKDFO, Farris served as senior vice president at a private wealth management firm in Chicago.
“Bret’s experience fits well with our comprehensive, client-centered approach to wealth management,” Thurman said.
Farris is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and holds designations as a Certified Investment Management Analyst®, Certified Private Wealth Advisor® and Accredited Domestic Partnership AdvisorSM. He is a graduate of DePaul University in Chicago with a bachelor’s degree in finance and marketing and a minor in international business.