Brent T Beesley
Director of Private Wealth Management / Principal
Beesley brings over a quarter century of experience in financial services focusing in banking and investment management. His career began with Bank Of America (formerly NationsBank) where he received training as a credit analyst for commercial, private and community bank loans. He was eventually certified as a banking officer. He became an investment broker with the same institution (formerly NationsSecurities) where he began his career in advising clients regarding their investments and retirement assets. Later positions were an Associate Vice President with RBC Wealth Management (formerly Dain Rauscher) and Vice President with Morgan Stanley. Beesley joined Eltekon in 2002.
Beesley holds a Certified Retirement Financial Advisor (CRFA™) designation, the only financial credential focused exclusively on the management of retiree financial assets. It has been certified by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA). Beesley served as a board member for that organization and on other executive boards. A financial columnist, Beesley’s insights on various investment topics and strategies have appeared in the Austin American Statesman and the Austin Business Journal. He is also is an entrepreneur, founding El Toro Carmesi, LLC dba Fit4U in 2011.
He earned a BA in psychology from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas and a Master of Business Administration from St. Edward’s University in Austin. He currently resides in West Lake Hills, Texas with his son, Bryan and his twin daughters, Audrey and Marlo.