Jeyran Ghara is a financial advisor with UBS Financial Services advising high-net-worth individuals, families, foundations and endowments as well as small to mid-size businesses regarding their investment strategies. She works very closely with her clients and their professional advisors to help define, plan for and implement a strategy that is designed to meet their financial goals. Jeyran came to UBS in March 2018 from Bernstein Global Wealth Management where she spent 8 years as an advisor after having completed the firm's renowned training program and further leveraging its intellectual capital to build her expertise as an advisor. Prior to joining Bernstein in 2010, Jeyran was a founding partner of a New York based investor relations and communications firm, where she spent 15 years advising and counseling senior executive teams across a diverse set of industries and firms, such as American Express, MasterCard, CB Richard Ellis, Disney Publishing, Knowledge Universe and West Point Academy to name a few. In the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, Jeyran sought out and began exploring the opportunity for a career in wealth management to better manage her own personal financial objectives and further expand her professional path. Jeyran earned a BA in political science from Syracuse University and currently resides in New York City. She is an active member of her community and very engaged in expanding the efforts of the Iranian American Women Foundation in the East Coast.