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Rockefeller Capital Management Welcomes the Mooney Stanley Group, of Pepper Pike, OH, to its Rockefeller Global Family Office – Expanding Presence in Midwest

Rockefeller Capital Management Welcomes the Mooney Stanley Group, of Pepper Pike, OH, to its Rockefeller Global Family Office – Expanding Presence in Midwest


New York, October 4, 2022

Rockefeller Capital Management today welcomes the Mooney Stanley Group, a respected Ohio-based financial advisory team with more than 70 years of wealth management experience, to its Rockefeller Global Family Office. The addition expands the firm’s presence in the Midwest; the group will report to Brett Thelander, Midwest Divisional Director.

Based in Pepper Pike, OH, near Cleveland, the team is led by Managing Director John Mooney, ranked on Forbes’ “Best Wealth Advisors” lists since 2020, and includes Zac Stanley CEPA, CFP®, First Vice President, Linda McGann, Vice President, and Gretchen Harris, Associate Vice President. The four-member group joins from UBS.

“The Mooney Stanley Group – John, Zac, Linda, and Gretchen – bring seven decades of experience to our platform. Its deep expertise in helping clients navigate complex wealth management needs is a perfect fit with our existing offering and strengthens our ability to reach and serve discerning investors and their families in Ohio and throughout the Midwest,” said Thelander.

“We’re delighted that John Mooney and his team have chosen to bring their talents to Rockefeller, and we look forward to partnering with them to deliver a superior experience to an increasing number of clients, their families and their business interests,” said Christopher Dupuy, Co-President of the Rockefeller Global Family Office.

A 35-year veteran of financial services, Mooney held positions at McDonald Investments and National City Bank prior to joining UBS. He holds a B.S. in Finance from Miami University in Oxford, OH, and an MBA from Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH. Active in his community, he is currently a board member of The Littlest Heroes, a non-profit organization supporting families battling pediatric cancer and other childhood illnesses.

Stanley brings seven years of experience to the firm. Before joining UBS, he served for 11 years in the U.S. Marine Corps. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Malone University. He is also an active volunteer for Cleveland Sight Center and mentors college students through the College Now program.

McGann has been in financial services for 30 years. A graduate of Ohio State University, she began her career in 1986 at McDonald and Company in Pepper Pike, OH. She currently holds Series 7 and Series 66 licenses.

The addition of the Mooney Stanley Group builds upon Rockefeller Capital Management’s growing momentum across the United States. Learn more about the Mooney Stanley team and its capabilities here.

About Rockefeller Capital Management

Rockefeller Capital Management was established in 2018 as a leading independent, privately-owned financial services firm. Originally founded in 1882 as the family office of John D. Rockefeller, the Firm has evolved to offer strategic advice to ultra-high-net-worth and high-net-worth individuals and families, institutions, and corporations from 40 locations across the United States. Early in 2022, the Firm opened an office in London. As of June 30, 2022, the Firm was responsible for approximately $90 billion in client assets across its three business segments, the Rockefeller Global Family Office, Rockefeller Asset Management and Rockefeller Strategic Advisory.