With over 20 years of experience, Frank LaRosa is an expert in the financial services industry. Having extensive knowledge in wealth management in both corporate and advisory businesses, he is sure to help you make the right move and negotiate the best possible deal on your behalf.
Frank LaRosa began his career in 1996 at Prudential Securities, advancing as Prudential’s top New Advisor in the country. He moved his business to Smith Barney in 1999 and successfully retained over 95% of his clients’ assets. During his first year, he more than doubled his asset base. He managed offices in Red Bank, New Jersey; Alexandria, Virginia; and Mount Laurel, New Jersey.
After the merger of Smith Barney with Morgan Stanley, Frank LaRosa ran both the Southern New Jersey complex and the Philadelphia complex. He was named one of OnWallStreet’s Top 10 Managers for his work in the Southern New Jersey complex.
As one of the Nation’s top transition consultants, he knows first-hand how to guide you on your move, what challenges you may face, and how to ensure the best possible success at your new firm. Frank LaRosa has worked with some of the nation’s best and most sophisticated advisors, and has earned a reputation for fighting hard for his clients to get them the best result possible. With his expertise, knowledge, and skillful judgement, Frank LaRosa will ensure greater success and personal fulfillment when you make your move.
President of ELITE Recruiting & Consulting, Frank LaRosa honed his expertise in the financial industry in leadership positions with organizations such as Morgan Stanley Smith Barney. Away from work, Frank LaRosa enjoys welcoming Falling Leaf Outfitters members to his land in Moorestown, NJ, to hunt deer.
Falling Leaf Outfitters helps novice and seasoned hunters have a memorable experience when tracking and hunting deer. The organization offers one- and three-day guided hunts on a New Jersey property that spans more than 850 acres.
Guided hunts include transportation to and from hunting locations, lunch, facilities to change into appropriate attire, and an option to join Falling Leaf Outfitters at a discounted rate following the service to experience hunting year-round. Individuals receive assistance from skilled hunters on tracking and recovery as well as field dressing. In addition, a designated tree stand, a steel ladder stand that hangs securely 14 feet above the ground, or a blind location is reserved for each participant to ensure he or she has an optimal hunting experience.
Guided hunts are available from September through January. The company welcomes families with children as well as companies seeking to organize corporate events. Individuals with physical limitations can discuss their restrictions with a professional in advance to ensure they receive appropriate accommodations. For more information, visit www.fallingleafoutfitters.com.
Offering nearly 17 years of expertise in the financial services industry, Frank Larosa is a former Wall Street executive who is now the president and chief executive officer of Vantage Point Advisor Network and ELITE Recruiting & Consulting, two firms based in Moorestown, New Jersey. Honored as one of OnWallStreet Magazine’s Top Ten Branch Managers in the financial services industry (2011), Frank Larosa has applied that expertise to the field of executive recruitment.
ELITE Recruiting & Consulting is an executive search firm specific to the financial services industry in North America. ELITE offers clients access to a broad network of well-established investment firms, private equity and wealth management firms, and related financial services providers. When portfolio managers, equity fund managers, and other financial advisors are looking for new challenges and opportunities at different firms, ELITE ensures that the candidate and the client are fully informed and prepared for the process, from meet-and-greet to contract negotiations and secure employment. Job seekers at ELITE pay nothing; the firm seeking professionals with particular financial expertise covers the search and placement fees.
Vantage Point Advisor Network is focused on the development of an independent platform for financial advisors to grow their own wealth management firm. Frank LaRosa is the president of Vantage Point Advisor Network and, as such, is invested in its mission to provide a new perspective to financial advisors in the wealth management industry. Frank LaRosa and his team achieve this by conducting the proper research on the advisors current business practice, and matching it up to the most appropriate business solutions, to deliver superior advice and service.
The research that advisors have access to at Vantage Point is provided by a number of prestigious companies through Pershing and Saxony Securities. Argus provides advisors with independent equity research, Standard & Poor’s gives advisors useful investment-related research, and Morningstar Fund Analytics provides Vantage Point’s advisors with research related to open-end mutual funds. Pershing then consolidates the information from these research providers into NetExchange Pro 360, which is a program that helps integrate data in an accessible format and makes it easy for advisors to use on a daily basis. Learn more about Vantage Point Advisor Network and how it’s advisors use and access research at http://www.vantagepointwm.com/.