Patrick G. Goshtigian, CFA is President of EP Wealth Advisors. Patrick earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Patrick also earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1995. Prior to joining EP Wealth Advisors, Patrick was Head of Nuveen Global Operations in Chicago and Los Angeles for Nuveen Investments and its affiliates. Previous to this role, Patrick served as Managing Director, Head of Institutional Operations and Administration for Nuveen Investments Institutional Services Group as well as various roles at NWQ Investment Management Company, a Nuveen Investments affiliate. Before joining NWQ in 2000, he was Vice President at Analysis Group, an economic and financial consulting firm. Patrick is married, has two daughters and has lived in Hermosa Beach for over 10 years.