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Vanessa Wieliczko, CFA, CAIA, CFP® is the Director of Investments & Portfolio Management at HoyleCohen, LLC. She joined the firm in 2008 and has aggressively advanced her career.
Vanessa leads the firm's Investment Committee and plays an integral role in the future growth and development of investment management strategies at the firm. With Vanessa's skills and leadership, the firm has been able to develop a robust investment platform that offers the best of traditional investment approaches with a host of alternative strategies designed to offer high, but secure income, better downside protection and enhanced opportunity for growth.
Vanessa holds a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designation, and is a Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®). She has a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management from Boston University's School of Management with a concentration in International Finance. Prior to joining HoyleCohen, Vanessa worked as a business journalist in Newsweek’s London bureau and as a pit reporter at the New York Mercantile Exchange in the Unleaded Gas Pit.
A Virginia native, Vanessa has lived in Boston, London, and New York, and has settled down in San Diego’s Marina District Downtown. On weekends, she and her husband Alex enjoy experiencing all that San Diego and Southern California have to offer.